Between the Covers

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

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The Peripheral by William Gibson
Citizen: An American Lyric by Claudia Rankine
Empathy Exams by Leslie Jamison
 

Episode Archive

Between the Covers

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Tue, 11/18/2008 - 9:00am - 10:00am

Host Jim Schumock presents a special extended interview with Booker Prize winner Salman Rushdie, whose latest book is The Enchantress of Florence: A Novel. Rushdie uses Renaissance Florence's artistic zenith and Mughal India's cultural summit as the twin lights of his novel.

Between the Covers

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Tue, 11/04/2008 - 9:00am - 9:30am

Host Ed Goldberg interviews Richelle Mead, author of Succubus Dreams, an urban fantasy of supernatural beings in modern Seattle. Also this AM an Election Day report from Free Speech Radio News.

Between the Covers

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Tue, 10/28/2008 - 9:00am - 9:30am

Host Jim Schumock interviews Joseph O'Neill, author of "Netherland," a wonderful book about nothing.

Between the Covers on 10/21/08

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Tue, 10/21/2008 - 9:00am - 9:30am

Host Ed Goldberg interviews local author Phillip Margolin, author of Executive Privilege. Could the President of the U.S. be a serial killer? The novel is set in D.C. and Portland.

Between the Covers on 10/14/08

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Tue, 10/14/2008 - 9:00am - 9:30am

Host Crystal Leighty speaks with Garth Stein, author of the novel, The Art of Racing in the Rain, which features a canine narrator called Enzo.

Between the Covers on 09/30/08

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Tue, 09/30/2008 - 9:00am - 10:30am

Best Political Books Special

Michelle Schroeder Fletcher and Kathleen Stephenson host a look at really good recent political books. We'll hear excerpts from recent interviews with Barbara Ehrenreich, author of This Land Is Their Land; Andrew Bacevich, author of The Limits of Power; Jane Mayer, author of The Dark Side; Katherine Gun, the subject of the book, The Spy Who Tried to Stop a War; and many more.

Between the Covers on 09/23/08

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Tue, 09/23/2008 - 9:00am - 9:30am

Host Ed Goldberg interviews local writer Sharan Newman about her book, "The Shanghai Tunnel," a mystery set in Portland in the 1860's.

Between the Covers on 09/16/08

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Tue, 09/16/2008 - 9:00am - 9:30am

Host Jim Schumock interviews writer and teacher Richard Bausch about his new novel Peace, the story of a squad on a mission.

Between the Covers on 09/09/08

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Tue, 09/09/2008 - 9:00am - 9:30am

Host Ed Goldberg speaks with local author Molly Dwyer about her novel Requiem for the Author of Frankenstein, which is based on the life of Mary Shelley and her circle of literary figures.  Dwyer is doing a benefit reading of the book for Veterans for Peace on September 11th at 23rd Avenue Books.

Between the Covers on 09/02/08

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Tue, 09/02/2008 - 9:00am - 9:30am

Host Crystal Leighty interviews Australian writer Kate Vietch about her first novel, Without a Backward Glance, a heartfelt portrait of a family.

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Lisa Loving interviews Carolyn Jessop on her book Escape, a memoir of her flight from the FLDS

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Wed, 11/14/2007

Lisa Loving and Carolyn Jessop discuss the sexual politics and abusive lifestyle of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, a polygamist sect which controls land and people in Texas and Utah. Jessop was the first woman to escape and file suit against cult leader Warren Jeffs.

"Choice," Interview with contributors

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Mon, 10/29/2007

An interview with two contributors to the book "Choice: True Stories of Birth, Contraception, Infertility, Adoption, Single Parenthood, and Abortion," edited by Karen E. Bender and Nina de Gramont. The contributors interviewed were Susan Ito and Kate Maloy.

Dahr Jamail on his book, Beyond the Green Zone: Dispatches from an Unembedded Journalist in Occupied Iraq

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Mon, 10/01/2007

Producer Lisa Loving interviews Dahr Jamail about his independent news reporting from the front lines of the U.S. war in Iraq.

Lisa Loving interviews Lou Dubose on the Legacy of Vice President Dick Cheney

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Mon, 03/19/2007

Lisa Loving and investigative reporter Lou Dubose talk about his book Vice: Dick Cheney and the Hijacking of the American Presidency.

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Timber Beasts

I've read the book twice and rather hoped to hear the program that the author spoke on the book. But that page was not available on your site. Anyway, I loved the book. I thought it was an exciting dose of history. Stoner brought the Portland of  1900 to life. There was intrigue that kept my interest throughout the book.

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I was washing eggs at the farm when this came on. I loved it and looked for it to share with my peeps!

 

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