Episode 38 of Literary Arts: The Archive Project is a rebroadcast that features author Margaret Atwood. She discusses spotty-handed villainesses and the problems of female bad behavior in the creation of literature.
Episode 37 of Literary Arts: The Archive Project is a rebroadcast featuring writer James McBride. McBride's first book, The Color of Water, is a memoir in which the narrative alternates between his own story and exploration of his racial identity and his white mother’s story.
Episode 36 of Literary Arts: The Archive Project is a rebroadcast featuring author Chimamanda Adichie. The Orange Prize-winner speaks about her drive to write, living in Chinua Achebe’s house, and why fiction matters.
A rebroadcast of episode 2 of Literary Arts: The Archive Project featuring author Wallace Stegner. The “dean of Western writers” discusses fiction’s agenda to tell the truth and the ongoing adventure of the writing life.
Episode 31 of Literary Arts: The Archive Project features poet Anne Carson. She blends a traditional lecture and a collaborative musical spoken word piece to create a new experience of artistic expression.