Rachel Kushner appears in the following:
Friday, November 01, 2013
The author of the acclaimed novel "The Flamethrowers" talks about music that shaped the book.
Wednesday, September 25, 2013
In this episode: The legendary artist, musician, and activist Yoko Ono discusses her new album, Take Me To The Land Of Hell.
Plus: Rachel Kushner, author of the critically-acclaimed novel The Flamethrowers, shares a Pick Three of some of her favorite music.
And: Golden Suits is the solo project from Fred Nicolaus of Department of Eagles, though "solo" is a weird way to describe a record that includes half of Grizzly Bear as well as members of Milagres and Ava Luna. Nicolaus joins us with his band to play live.
Wednesday, April 24, 2013
Rachel Kushner talks about her novel, The Flame Throwers, the story of a young artist and the worlds she encounters in New York and Rome in the mid-1970s—by turns underground, elite, and dangerous. She falls in with members of the radical movement that overtook Italy in the 1970s.
Tuesday, July 22, 2008
’s debut novel, Telex from Cuba
, weaves together family stories and archival research to paint a portrait of the lives of American expats in pre-Castro Cuba.
Events: Rachel Kushner will be speaking and signing books
Tuesday, July 22 at 7 pm
The Old American Can Factory