Nancy Evans

Saturday, May 12, 1979

Nancy Evans, Glamour book reviewer, discusses the art of book reviewing.

WNYC archives id: 73017


Augusta Greenblatt

Saturday, May 05, 1979

Augusta Greenblatt, author of Your Genes and Your Destiny.

WNYC archives id: 73077


Samuel Menashe

Wednesday, May 02, 1979

Poet Samuel Menashe discusses his poetry with Walter James Miller. Menashe reads some of his poems including "Promised Land," "Walking Stick," "Western Wind," "Achilles," and "To Open."

WNYC archives id: 73141


Charles DeFanti

Saturday, April 14, 1979

Charles DeFanti discusses his book The Wages of Expectations: A Biography of Edward Dahlberg.

WNYC archives id: 73005


Eric Pace

Saturday, April 07, 1979

Eric Pace, New York Times correspondent, discusses his novel Nightingale.

New York Times correspondent Eric Pace speaks about his new thriller, Nightingale. The book depicts a plot by mercenaries to steal the Iranian crown jewels and escape via the ancient city of Persepolis. Host Walter James Miller ...


Eric S. Rabkin

Friday, March 02, 1979

Eric S. Rabkin discusses his two recent books on science fiction and fantasy, Science Fiction: History-Science-Vision (co-authored with Robert Scholes) and Fantastic Worlds: Myths, Tales, and Stories.

WNYC archives id: 73167


Helen Morrissey Rizzuto

Wednesday, February 14, 1979

Helen Morrissey Rizzuto discusses her poetry book, Evening Sky on a Japanese Screen, and reads selections from it.

WNYC archives id: 73166


Jamake Highwater

Monday, February 12, 1979

Jamake Highwater discusses his new novel, Journey to the Sky, with Walter James Miller.

WNYC archives id: 72876


Eleanor Adams Baxiel

Monday, January 01, 1979

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Eleanor Adams Baxiel discusses her new travel book, A Guide for Solo Travel Abroad.

WNYC archives id: 73189


Leesha Rose and Isabella Leitner

Tuesday, December 12, 1978

Leesha Rose and Isabella Leitner discuss their books on the Nazi Holocaust, The Tulips are Red and Fragments of Isabella, respectively, with host Jack Sullivan.

WNYC archives id: 73168


Charles Silberman

Friday, December 08, 1978

Charles Silberman discusses his new book, Criminal Violence, Criminal Justice . They also discuss racial crime and the response of the African-American community to his book.

WNYC archives id: 73175


Richard Price

Monday, December 04, 1978

Richard Price discusses his new novel, Ladies' Man, with Jack Sullivan.

Richard Price discusses his just-published third novel, Ladies’ Man, with Jack Sullivan of the New York University School of Continuing Education. Sullivan introduces the novel as a depiction of a newly single man’s week-long drift through ...


Joseph Campbell

Monday, September 25, 1978

Joseph Campbell discusses his new book, The Mythic Image .

WNYC archives id: 72997


Franklin Baumer

Monday, July 10, 1978

Franklin Baumer discusses his book Modern European Thought: Continuity and Change in Ideas, 1600-1950.

WNYC archives id: 72987


Nancy Evans

Monday, July 03, 1978

Nancy Evans discusses her book How to Get Happily Published.

Evans, a former editor of Harper's Weekly, explains that she and her co-author, Judith Appelbaum, read every other book on getting published before writing their own, and found that many of the how-to books lacked common sense. ...


Richard Kostelanetz

Wednesday, June 14, 1978

Jack Sullivan interviews Richard Kostelanetz who is the editor of the anthology, Esthetics Contemporary. Kostelanetz discusses contemporary and avant-garde tendencies in literature, music, visual arts, and other art forms. Kostelanetz states in the book, "Only that which is new is worthwhile."

WNYC archives id: 73121


Wilbur Scott

Monday, June 12, 1978

Wilbur Scott discusses his new book, Skills of the Poet .

WNYC archives id: 73179


William Mundell

Monday, June 05, 1978

William Mundell discusses his latest book of poetry, Mundell Country: New Poems by William Mundell.

WNYC archives id: 72806


Miriam Andrews

Monday, June 05, 1978

Miriam Andrews discusses her new book of poetry, Mary Shiminski I Love You.

WNYC archives id: 72802


Andrew Glaze

Friday, June 02, 1978

Andrew Glaze discusses his collection of poems, The Trash Dragon of Shensi. He reads some poems from the book including "Lights," "Choir," "Becoming,"and "Fantasy Street."

WNYC archives id: 73024