It’s my great pleasure to talk with Patt Morrison, author of Don’t Stop the Presses! and Amy Wallen, author of the memoir, When We Were Ghouls. Listen!
(Broadcast date: July 18, 2018)
Editor and Bloomsbury Press publisher Peter Ginna, author of What Editors Do: The Art, Craft, and Business of Editing, talks about what goes into the acquisition of a title, what editors look for, the changes in publishing, and more.
(Broadcast date: July 4, 2018)
Christina Lynch, author of The Italian Party and memoirist Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich, author of The Fact of a Body: A Murder and a Memoir, spend this penultimate day of May talking about their work with Barbara DeMarco-Barrett on Writers on Writing, which celebrates its 20th anniversary this year.
(Broadcast date: May 30, 2018)
Novelist Michael Zadoorian, author of The Leisure Seeker talks with Barbara DeMarco-Barrett about his novel (recently made into a film with Helen Mirren and Donald Sutherland).
(Original broadcast date: March 31, 2010)
Novelist Lisa See, author of the novel, The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane, talks with Barbara DeMarco-Barrett for the entire hour about her book, how it came to be, Pu’er tea, and the Akha culture. They also discuss her mother, the late great writer, Carolyn See.
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(Broadcast date: May 9, 2018)
Rachel Khong, author of Goodbye, Vitamin, and Julia Fierro, author of The Gypsy Moth Summer join Barbara DeMarco-Barrett to discuss their novels and the art, craft, and business of writing.
(Broadcast date: April 11, 2018)