Author interviews.Upcoming Broadcasts:
Note: sometimes the recordings start during the show before mine -- move the cursor a few minutes ahead and you'll be with me.
COMING UP ON APRIL 16: MARY ROACH TALKS ABOUT "GULP: ADVENTURES ON THE ALIMENTARY CANAL"
and then the show returns to Wednesdays on May 1, 2013!
Some past shows:
7/27/11 -- Carolyn Cooke, Mendocino County author of "Daughters of the Revolution" -- according to the SF Chron review, "a dramatic social novel... with imagery so fine and excruciating it feels like a dare," evoking "the dawn of women's liberation and the struggle for sexual voice."
8/10/11 -- Colleen Morton Busch, author of "Fire Monks: Zen Mind Meets Wildfire at the Gates of Tassajara"
8/24/11 -- Law professor Brandon Garrett discusses "Convicting the Innocent: Where Criminal Prosecutions Go Wrong"
interview with David Toomey, author of "Weird Life: The Search for Life that is Very, Very Different From Our Own"
Joy talks with Don Lattin, author of "Distilled Spirits: Getting High, Then Sober, With a Famous Writer, a Forgotten Philosopher, and a Hopeless Drunk"
first 1/2 hour is an interview with Nick Turse, author of "Kill Anything That Moves: The Real American War in Vietnam"
then I spoke with Emmanuel Vaughan-Lee, musician and filmmaker, about the new film "Elemental"
y'all might want to listen to us talk about "The Fall of the House of Dixie"
we talk with Helaine Olin about her book "Pound Foolish: The Dark Side of the Personal Finance Industry"