Monthly Archives: May 2011

Podcast

Ross Perlin, INTERN NATION & Jon Katz of Bedlam Farm

Ross Perlin
Jon Katz and dogs

Ross Perlin talks about his explosive exposé of the new intern economy, INTERN NATION. And Jon Katz tells us about his new book for children, MEET THE DOGS OF BEDLAM FARM.

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Podcast

New Novels from Francine Prose & David Vann

Francine Prose

Francine Prose talks about her new novel about the immigrant experience in America, MY NEW AMERICAN LIFE. And David Vann talks about CARIBOU ISLAND, a novel that explores echoes of his own family’s dark history. Continue reading

Podcast

Kim Barker, THE TALIBAN SHUFFLE.

Kim Barker

Journalist Kim Barker talks about being a reporter in Pakistan and Afghanistan between 2004 and 2009. Her book is THE TALIBAN SHUFFLE. And WV airs an excerpt from a 2010 interview with Peter Phillips of Project Censored on the 9/11 controversy.
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