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Talking to writers about matters that move us

Talking to writers about matters that move us

Location:

Amherst, MA

Description:

Talking to writers about matters that move us

Language:

English

Contact:

105 Campus Center University of Massachusetts Amherst, MA 01003 413-545-2875


Episodes

Guido Girgenti, WINNING THE GREEN NEW DEAL & Ian Shive, REFUGE

1/21/2021
We talk with Guido Girgenti about Winning The Green New Deal & Ian Shive discusses Refuge: America’s Wildest Places. The post Guido Girgenti, WINNING THE GREEN NEW DEAL & Ian Shive, REFUGE appeared first on Writer's Voice.

Duration:01:01:34

Hugh Raffles, THE BOOK OF UNCONFORMITIES & More

1/15/2021
Hugh Raffles talks about his new book, The Book Of Unconformities: Speculations On Lost Time. The post Hugh Raffles, THE BOOK OF UNCONFORMITIES & More appeared first on Writer's Voice.

Duration:00:56:18

Meghan Herron, DECODING YOUR CAT & Amy Sutherland, RESCUING PENNY JANE

1/8/2021
Meghan Herron talks about Decoding Your Cat & Amy Sutherland discusses Rescuing Penny Jane The post Meghan Herron, DECODING YOUR CAT & Amy Sutherland, RESCUING PENNY JANE appeared first on Writer's Voice.

Duration:00:57:07

Michael Lerner, REVOLUTIONARY LOVE & A 2020 Look-back on Building Solidarity

12/31/2020
Rabbi Michael Lerner talks about Revolutionary Love & we air excerpts from some of our Best 2020 interviews. The post Michael Lerner, REVOLUTIONARY LOVE & A 2020 Look-back on Building Solidarity appeared first on Writer's Voice.

Duration:00:58:10

Tamara Payne on Les Payne’s THE DEAD ARE ARISING

12/24/2020
We talk with Tamara Payne about her late father Les Payne’s acclaimed biography of Malcolm X, The Dead Are Arising. The post Tamara Payne on Les Payne’s THE DEAD ARE ARISING appeared first on Writer's Voice.

Duration:00:57:37

Victoria Bond, ZORA AND ME & Irene Butter, SHORES BEYOND SHORES

12/17/2020
We talk with Victoria Bond about Zora and Me: The Summoner & Irene Butter on her memoir, Shores Beyond Shores. The post Victoria Bond, ZORA AND ME & Irene Butter, SHORES BEYOND SHORES appeared first on Writer's Voice.

Duration:00:58:39

Tim Wise, DISPATCHES FROM THE RACE WAR & Mehrdad Azemun

12/10/2020
Tim Wise on his new book Dispatches From The Race War & Mehrdad Azemun on deep canvassing. The post Tim Wise, DISPATCHES FROM THE RACE WAR & Mehrdad Azemun appeared first on Writer's Voice.

Duration:00:57:11

Could A “Weapon of Mass Connection” win Georgia for the Dems?

12/8/2020
Mehrdad Azemun of People's Action discusses Deep Canvassing The post Could A “Weapon of Mass Connection” win Georgia for the Dems? appeared first on Writer's Voice.

Duration:00:17:49

Jess Walter, THE COLD MILLIONS & Lara Vapnek, REBEL GIRL

12/3/2020
We talk with novelist Jess Walter about THE COLD MILLIONS & with biographer Lara Vapnek about REBEL GIRL The post Jess Walter, THE COLD MILLIONS & Lara Vapnek, REBEL GIRL appeared first on Writer's Voice.

Duration:00:58:31

Bryan Washington, MEMORIAL & Nicole Krauss, TO BE A MAN

11/27/2020
We talk with Nicole Krauss about To Be A Man & with Bryan Washington about Memorial The post Bryan Washington, MEMORIAL & Nicole Krauss, TO BE A MAN appeared first on Writer's Voice.

Duration:00:57:25

Elisa Gabbert, THE UNREALITY OF MEMORY

11/20/2020
Elisa Gabbert talks about her new collection of essays, THE UNREALITY OF MEMORY. The post Elisa Gabbert, THE UNREALITY OF MEMORY appeared first on Writer's Voice.

Duration:00:56:43

Les Leopold, DEFIANT GERMAN—DEFIANT JEW & Anthony Horowitz, MOONFLOWER MURDERS

11/12/2020
Les Leopold, editor, on the holocaust memoir Defiant German -- Defiant Jew. Also, Anthony Horowitz on his latest murder mystery, Moonflower Murders. The post Les Leopold, DEFIANT GERMAN—DEFIANT JEW & Anthony Horowitz, MOONFLOWER MURDERS appeared first on Writer's Voice.

Duration:00:58:35

Stephen Snyder THE MEMORY POLICE & Marian Lindberg SCANDAL ON PLUM ISLAND

11/5/2020
Stephen Snyder, translator of Yoko Ozawa's THE MEMORY POLICE & Marian Lindberg on SCANDAL ON PLUM ISLAND. The post Stephen Snyder THE MEMORY POLICE & Marian Lindberg SCANDAL ON PLUM ISLAND appeared first on Writer's Voice.

Duration:00:58:15

Will Trump Go? A Post-Election Day Reaction from Lawrence Douglas

11/4/2020
Will Trump go if Biden clinches the presidency? Lawrence Douglas weighs in. The post Will Trump Go? A Post-Election Day Reaction from Lawrence Douglas appeared first on Writer's Voice.

Duration:00:15:13

Thomas Frank, THE PEOPLE, NO

10/29/2020
Thomas Frank talks about his latest book, The People, No: A Brief History of Anti-Populism. The post Thomas Frank, THE PEOPLE, NO appeared first on Writer's Voice.

Duration:00:58:08

Jane Kleeb, HARVEST THE VOTE & Eric Holthaus, THE FUTURE EARTH

10/22/2020
Jane Kleeb, Harvest The Vote & Eric Holthaus, The Future Earth The post Jane Kleeb, HARVEST THE VOTE & Eric Holthaus, THE FUTURE EARTH appeared first on Writer's Voice.

Duration:00:58:05

Katherine Kinzler, HOW YOU SAY IT & David Graeber, DEBT

10/15/2020
Psychologist Katherine Kinzler, How You Say It & David Graeber, Debt. The post Katherine Kinzler, HOW YOU SAY IT & David Graeber, DEBT appeared first on Writer's Voice.

Duration:00:58:09

Matt Stoller, GOLIATH & Thomas Frank on Populism

10/9/2020
Matt Stoller talks about his book GOLIATH and Thomas Frank talks about about populism-real and fake. The post Matt Stoller, GOLIATH & Thomas Frank on Populism appeared first on Writer's Voice.

Duration:00:56:33

Douglas Boin, ALARIC THE GOTH & Jim Walsh on the Fracking Ban Bill

10/1/2020
Douglas Boin discusses Alaric The Goth & Jim Walsh tells us about the Fracking Ban Bill in Congress. The post Douglas Boin, ALARIC THE GOTH & Jim Walsh on the Fracking Ban Bill appeared first on Writer's Voice.

Duration:00:57:20

Lawrence Douglas, WILL HE GO? & Jessica Bohrer, YOUR VOICE IS YOUR SUPERPOWER

9/24/2020
Lawrence Douglas talks about his book, Will He Go? Trump and the Looming Election Meltdown in 2020 & Jessica Bohrer's book for kids on free speech. The post Lawrence Douglas, WILL HE GO? & Jessica Bohrer, YOUR VOICE IS YOUR SUPERPOWER appeared first on Writer's Voice.

Duration:00:57:42