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Are You Ready For Fire, Brimstone, Love And Writer’s Block?

October 13th, 2009

Nicholson Baker talks about his new novel, THE ANTHOLOGIST. His hero Paul Chowder is looking back over his whole life and wondering what it’s amounted to. He’s also facing the dreaded disease: writer’s block. And Susan Stinson is just finishing her new novel, SPIDER IN THE TREE. She tells us about her protagonist, the 18th century preacher Jonathan Edwards who preached fire and brimstone – and love.

Nicholson Baker’s HUMAN SMOKE and more…

April 28th, 2008

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Host Francesca Rheannon talks with Nicholson Baker about his acclaimed new book, . In a departure from his usual genre, fiction, Baker turns his eye for telling detail to an examination of the cavalier disregard for the human consequences of war by leaders on all sides of the […]