OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 23, 2011
Local author Patrick deWitt has been short-listed for Britain's prestigious Man Booker Prize. We'll talk to him about his craft.
OPB | Broadcast: June 23, 2011
Portland author Vanessa Veselka's debut novel Zazen offers a bleak but not quite hopeless look at a dystopian world eerily similar to our own.
OPB | Broadcast: June 2, 2011
Through her life and her writing, Ellen Waterston captures change in Central Oregon.
OPB | Broadcast: May 12, 2011
Seaside native Karl Marlantes spent 30 years writing "Matterhorn," his bestselling novel about the Vietnam war. He served as a Marine in Vietnam.
OPB | Broadcast: April 29, 2011
Playwright Susan Mach won an Oregon Book Award this week for her story about an 1874 kidnapping, The Lost Boy.
OPB | Broadcast: March 24, 2011
A rebroadcast of our conversation with William Kittredge.
OPB | Broadcast: March 16, 2011
Commune child turned murder mystery writer Chelsea Cain on TOL.
OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 24, 2011
Acclaimed Alaskan writer Lynn Schooler talks about what he's lost and gained in the wilderness.
OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 27, 2011
Poet Elyse Fenton is next in our continuing series of conversations with Northwest writers.
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 23, 2010
Emily speaks with iconic Western writer William Kittredge.
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 24, 2010
Lauren Kessler writes non-fiction because she's way too interested in real people to make them up.
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 29, 2010
MacArthur Fellow and Seattle writer Charles Johnson, on the interconnectedness of everything.
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 30, 2010
First time novelist Brian Doyle sings a song of Oregon in Mink River.
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 9, 2010
Jean Auel wrote her bestselling novel The Clan of the Cave Bear thirty years ago. Her series imagining prehistoric human stories continues with a coming sixth book.
OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 17, 2010
Oregon author Diane Hammond on her life and novels.