Writers on Writing

Novelists Erika Robuck and Courtney Angela Brkic talk with Writers on Writing guest host Nicole Nelson

Guest host Nicole Nelson talks with novelists Erika Robuck, author of Call Me Zelda and Courtney Angela Brkic, author of The First Rule of Swimming.

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Please be aware there may be technical problems with the broadcast…it’s not you, it’s us…

(Broadcast date: July 3, 2013)

Literary agent Vicky Bijur and novelist Robert Olen Butler on Writers on Writing

This show was broadcast back in 2011, then sent to podcast. For some odd reason, the podcast wasn’t working and a listener got in touch and wanted to hear this one. So, here it is, working now! If you come across any bad links, do let me know and I’ll try to fix them. – Barbara

Literary agent Vicky Bijur and Robert Olen Butler, for Part II of the interview with him. Part I took place on 8/2/11. He’s author of A Small Hotel.

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(Broadcast date: August 10, 2011.)

Barbara DeMarco-Barrett interviews Vicky Bijur, New York City literary agent.

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(Broadcast date: February 11, 2009)

Caroline Leavitt and Howard Norman on Writers on Writing

Marrie Stone chats with Caroline Leavitt, author of Is This Tomorrow, about being an outsider, how writing can’t escape personal experience, and what perseverance really looks like.  In the second half hour, Howard Norman discusses his memoir, I Hate To Leave This Beautiful Place, his love of ornithology, and the power of place.

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(Broadcast date: July 10, 2013)

Lit agent Ted Weinstein talks about the current state of publishing on Writers on Writing

San Francisco-based agent Ted Weinstein talks about the current state of publishing, and offers advice to writers: Let agents find you (he talks about how), become a multimedia empire (he talks about how), new publishing models (he talks about these), and more.

(Note: There’s a bit of technical trouble toward the beginning of the interview and at the end, about 50 minutes in. It’s not you, it’s me.)

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Broadcast date: June 26, 2013)