May 2013

John le Carré Interview

This week, a brand new interview with John le CarrĂ©.  We last spoke with him in 2010, and he was so articulate and charming that...

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Lydia Davis Interview

We're very happy for Lydia Davis, who has won the fifth International Man Booker Prize.  Here's our conversation with her from June 10, 2007....

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Colm Toibin Interview

Irish writer Colm Toibin was this year's grand prize winner at the Blue Metropolis International Literary Festival in Montreal. His latest, The Testament of...

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Kate Atkinson Interview

Kate Atkinson spoke with Eleanor onstage at Harbourfront in Toronto. Atkinson's first Jackson Brodie novel was described by Stephen King as the best mystery...

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Greece: The Unfolding Drama

Greece:  The Unfolding Drama...

Eleanor's travel blog: Greece (5-part series airing 7 April - 5 May 2013)

Eleanor Wachtel travelled to Greece in March to meet with some of the country's most prominent thinkers and authors as part of a special series...

Gazmend Kapllani Interview

We wrap up our series Greece: The Unfolding Drama with the Albanian-Greek writer, Gazmend Kapllani.  Before the economic crisis (and possibly also racism) cost him...

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