September 2012

Ian McEwan Interview

Eleanor Wachtel speaks with one of England's leading novelists, Ian McEwan. His new novel, Sweet Tooth, is about the private side of Cold War espionage....

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Julie Otsuka Interview

Japanese-American novelist Julie Otsuka's latest book, The Buddha in the Attic, is a poetic evocation of the life of the Japanese 'picture brides' who came to...

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Michael Chabon Interview

Eleanor Wachtel speaks with a great American storyteller, Michael Chabon, about his new novel, Telegraph Avenue....

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Michael Frayn Interview

Our first show of the new season: Michael Frayn is perhaps best known as the author of the wonderful farce, Noises Off. Now, he...

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More bonus audio re film adaptations

Both Salman Rushdie and Antonio Skarmeta also have work adapted for screen this year.  In Rushdie's case, it's Midnight's Children, and Antonio Skarmeta's is a movie...

Bonus audio: Books recently made into movies!

We have three past interviews to share with you: There are lots of adaptations of wonderful books appearing at the Toronto International Film Festival...

We're also on Facebook and Twitter!

Writers & Company also has a Facebook  fan page. And, you can follow Eleanor Wachtel on Twitter. We hope you'll join the conversation.   ...

Tony Kushner Interview (encore)

Eleanor speaks with Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, Tony Kushner. Their conversation ranges from his epic Angels in America to his latest play, The Intelligent Homosexual's...

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