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Conversations between Publishers Weekly editors and authors of new fiction and nonfiction books.

Episodios

  • PW LitCast: A Conversation with Dan Koboldt

    PW LitCast: A Conversation with Dan Koboldt

    24/09/2018 Duración: 22min

    Dan Koboldt talks about gathering experts in science to offer guidance for writers of speculative fiction, an effort that began with a blog series and culminated in the book 'Putting Science In Fiction' for Writer's Digest.

  • PW LitCast: A Conversation with Ezra Claytan Daniels

    PW LitCast: A Conversation with Ezra Claytan Daniels

    17/09/2018 Duración: 18min

    Ezra Claytan Daniels tells the story of developing the award-winning science fiction graphic novel 'Upgrade Soul,' which began as an app and with self-published episodes before it was completed and acquired by Lion Forge.

  • PW LitCast: A Conversation with Jeri Westerson

    PW LitCast: A Conversation with Jeri Westerson

    20/08/2018 Duración: 22min

    Author Jeri Westerson talks about 'The Deepest Grave,' the latest installment in her Crispin Guest series of medieval detective novels, and shares a reading from the book from Mysteryrats Maze.

  • PW LitCast: A Conversation with Ted Alvarez

    PW LitCast: A Conversation with Ted Alvarez

    19/06/2018 Duración: 19min

    In his book, The Survival Hacker’s Handbook (Falcon, an imprint of Rowman & Littlefield), Ted Alvarez shares helpful advice for hikers and backpackers on how to survive with just about anything.

  • PW LitCast: A Conversation with Chris Keyes

    PW LitCast: A Conversation with Chris Keyes

    21/05/2018 Duración: 13min

    Christopher Keyes, editor of Outside Magazine, discusses Out There: The Wildest Stories from Outside Magazine.

  • PW LitCast: A Conversation with Parker J. Palmer

    PW LitCast: A Conversation with Parker J. Palmer

    16/05/2018 Duración: 23min

    Author Parker J. Palmer spoke to PW's LitCast about his new book, ‘On the Brink of Everything,’ sharing an important message about aging. “Elders seem to get more fearful as they get older, or there are those who believe — with me — that old is just another word for nothing left to lose, so get out there and take some risks for the common good.” he said. “I’m hoping this book will reinforce that message.”

  • PW LitCast: A Conversation with Humphrey Hawksley

    PW LitCast: A Conversation with Humphrey Hawksley

    30/04/2018 Duración: 21min

    The world stands on the brink of all-out war between the US and Russia in Humphrey Hawksley's thrilling Man On Ice.

  • PW LitCast: A Conversation with George Yancy

    PW LitCast: A Conversation with George Yancy

    23/04/2018 Duración: 23min

    This week on PW LitCast, Senior editor Calvin Reid talks with Emory University professor George Yancey, author of ‘Backlash: What Happens When We Talk Honestly About Racism In America,’ published this month by Rowman & Littlefield. Prof. Yancey responds to the flood of vicious racist slurs generated by his 2015 NYT op-ed piece on white privilege and white supremacy, in an effort to understand the willful insulation of White Americans from African American Life.

  • PW LitCast: A Conversation with Scott Raymond Einberger

    PW LitCast: A Conversation with Scott Raymond Einberger

    16/04/2018 Duración: 22min

    PW LitCast speaks with environmental historian Scott Einberger about his definitive look at the career of a great public servant, With Distance in His Eyes: The Environmental Life and Legacy of Stewart Udall.

  • PW LitCast: A Conversation with Carter Wilson

    PW LitCast: A Conversation with Carter Wilson

    22/01/2018 Duración: 20min

    PW LitCast speaks with author Carter Wilson about his new thriller, Mister Tender’s Girl, inspired by the notorious and horrific real-life Slenderman case, in which two 12-year-old girls stabbed another 12 year old to impress a fictional character.

  • PW LitCast: A Conversation with Jane Issac

    PW LitCast: A Conversation with Jane Issac

    13/11/2017 Duración: 19min

    PW LitCast speaks with UK author Jane Isaac about The Lies Within, published by Legend Press. Her third psychological thriller starring DI Will Jackman, Isaac has conjured a story in which a woman is drawn into the investigation of the murder of her own daughter, an event that has unforeseen consequences on her family and the village in which she lives. Listen in as Isaac talks about the evolution of her career as a novelist, the inspiration for her sleuth, the research that took her into a prison and more.

  • PW LitCast: A Conversation with Detective Lt. Joe Kenda

    PW LitCast: A Conversation with Detective Lt. Joe Kenda

    18/09/2017 Duración: 18min

    PW LitCast speaks with author Detective Lt. Joe Kenda about his new book, I Will Find You (CenterStreet). Listen in as we discuss what makes for a great homicide detective, the only three motivations for murder, how police investigations in fiction differ from those in real life, how interrogations are more art than science, why serial killers are rarer than you might think from watching movies, what it feels like to have a second career as a television star; and more.

  • PW LitCast: A Conversation with Ann Druyan

    PW LitCast: A Conversation with Ann Druyan

    31/07/2017 Duración: 24min

    PW LitCast speaks with Emmy and Peabody Award-winning writer, producer and director Ann Druyan about her production of audiobooks of the nonfiction works of her husband, scientist and science educator Carl Sagan.

  • PW LitCast: A Conversation with Kate Moore

    PW LitCast: A Conversation with Kate Moore

    01/05/2017 Duración: 14min

    PW LitCast speaks with author Kate Moore about her new book, The Radium Girls (SourceBooks). Listen in as we discuss the historical research that went into writing the story, the role that the radium companies had in covering up the toxic poisoning, and how such instance of corporate malfeasance are still a massive problem.

  • PW LitCast: A Conversation with Maynard James Keenan and Sarah Jensen

    PW LitCast: A Conversation with Maynard James Keenan and Sarah Jensen

    14/11/2016 Duración: 16min

    On this show we speak with Sarah Jensen and Maynard James Keenan coauthors of "A Perfect Union of Contrary Things," which is published by Backbeat Books.

  • PW LitCast: A Conversation with Chuck Gunderson

    PW LitCast: A Conversation with Chuck Gunderson

    12/09/2016 Duración: 14min

    In this two volume set, Some Fun Tonight!, Chuck Gunderson highlights the Beatles first U.S. concert tours from 1964 to 1966. Gunderson gives readers a city-by-city synopsis of the Beatles' activities as they traveled the United States and Canada for their groundbreaking series of concerts.

  • PW LitCast: A Conversation with Meg Little Reilly

    PW LitCast: A Conversation with Meg Little Reilly

    29/08/2016 Duración: 21min

    PW LitCast speaks with author Meg Little Reilly about her debut novel, We Are Unprepared (Harlequin MIRA). Tune in for insights into how this former Obama administration staffer envisions her novel contributing to national conversations about climate change and how she attempts to instill an appreciation for nature in her own children.

  • PW LitCast: A Conversation with Lara Naughton

    PW LitCast: A Conversation with Lara Naughton

    06/06/2016 Duración: 17min

    In this LitCast, Lara Naughton discusses her recovery from abduction and assault as well as the work she does to help others with similar experiences in her memoir, "The Jaguar Man."

  • PW LitCast: A Conversation with Terry Roberts

    PW LitCast: A Conversation with Terry Roberts

    18/04/2016 Duración: 21min

    PW LitCast speaks with Terry Roberts about his new novel, That Bright Land,a gripping whodunit set against the background of a turbulent post-Civil War South.

  • PW LitCast: A Conversation with Josi S. Kilpack

    PW LitCast: A Conversation with Josi S. Kilpack

    14/03/2016 Duración: 16min

    PW LitCast speaks with Josi S. Kilpack, author of Forever and Forever, about how she turned the legendary seven-year courtship of Henry Longfellow and Fanny Appleton into a tender historical romance novel. We discuss research, making historical characters appealing to modern readers, and much more.

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