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Every third and fifth Thursday from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM, and every first, second and fourth Thursday from 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM.

 

A weekly show featuring interviews with locally and nationally known authors of both fiction and non-fiction.

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Author Daniel Pinchbeck

Airs at: Mon, 12/31/2007 at 4:00pm
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Marianne Barisonek interviews Daniel Pinchbeck, author and advocate of the use of psychedelic substances such as LSD, Psilocybin mushrooms and peyote for enriching people's intellectual, psychological and spiritual beliefs through the psychedelic experience. He speaks about... Read more

Author ANDREW VACHSS

Airs at: Mon, 12/31/2007 at 4:00pm
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Host Ed Goldberg interviews local author Andrew Vachss, author of Terminal, a novel of double-crossing and revenge. Read more

New York Times columnist Paul Krugman

Airs at: Mon, 12/17/2007 at 4:00pm
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Economist and New York Times columnist Paul Krugman discusses his newest book, The Conscience of a Liberal, with KBOO's Justin Miller. Read more

Chelsea Cain talks with Ed Goldberg

Airs at: Mon, 12/17/2007 at 4:00pm
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Ed Goldberg interviews local author and Oregonian Columnist Chelsea Cain about her new book, Heart Sick, a thriller set in Portland. Read more

Lisa Loving interviews Cathy Wilkerson about her memoir of life with the Weather Underground

Airs at: Wed, 12/12/2007 at 4:00pm
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Lisa Loving and Cathy Wilkerson discuss her book, Flying Close to the Sun: My Life and Times as a Weatherman. Read more

Lisa Loving interviews Suzanne Braun Levine on the life of Bella Abzug

Airs at: Wed, 12/12/2007 at 4:00pm
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Lisa Loving and Ms. Magazine founding editor Suzanne Levine discuss her new book, Bella Abzug: How One Tough Broad from the Bronx Fought Jim Crow and Joe McCarthy, Pissed off Jimmy Carter, Battled for the Rights of Women and Workers, Rallied Against War and for the Planet, ... Read more

Junot Diaz, author of "The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao"

Airs at: Mon, 12/10/2007 at 4:00pm
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Producer Lisa Loving speaks with award-winning writer Junot Diaz on his novel, which tells the story of a young  immigrant who dreams of being "the Dominican J.R.R. Tolkien." Junot has been named one of the top writers of the 21st Century by the New Yorker magazine. Read more

Carol Russell, Storyteller

Airs at: Mon, 12/10/2007 at 4:00pm
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Host Jade Pekkala interviews Afro-Brit storyteller Carol Russell. Read more

Deer Drink the Moon

Airs at: Mon, 12/10/2007 at 4:00pm
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Jay Thiemeyer interviews Liz Nakazawa, editor of the poetry collection, Deer Drink the Moon: Poems of Oregon. Nakazawa brings together thirty-three poets to create a masterpiece of poetry about the state of Oregon, published by Ooligan Press, a student-run press at Portlan... Read more

Grace Paley Tribute

Airs at: Mon, 12/03/2007 at 4:00pm
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Local poet Judith Arcana and local writer Miriam Budner discuss the life and work of activist, writer and teacher Grace Paley, who died in August. Judith Arcana's books include "Grace Paley’s Life Stories: A Literary Biography.”  Arcana and Budner also read from Grace's wor... Read more