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°F The heat continues, with highs expected to hit the lower 90s. Hear what this means for four very different New Yorkers.

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

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Henry Korn

Monday, May 22, 1978

Henry Korn discusses Seventh Assembling: A Collection of Otherwise Unpublishable Manuscripts, which he co-compiled with Richard Kostelanetz.


WNYC archives id: 73101

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Sam Duryee

Monday, May 01, 1978

Sam Duryee Jr. reads from his book of poetry, I'm No Acrobat.


WNYC archives id: 72801

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William Packard

Monday, April 24, 1978

Writer William Packard discusses the nature of creativity with host Walter Miller.


WNYC archives id: 72859

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Vincent Campo

Monday, April 17, 1978

Vincent Campo on Joyce and his own fiction.


WNYC archives id: 72996

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Jamake Highwater

Monday, March 27, 1978

Jamake Highwater discusses his book, Ritual of the Wind: North American Indian Ceremonies, Music and Dances. He reads a selection from the book including two chants.


WNYC archives id: 72873

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Spencer Holst

Monday, March 20, 1978

Spencer Holst reads his short story "A Balkan Entertainment," and discusses his writing.


WNYC archives id: 73103

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Robert Chapman

Monday, February 20, 1978

Dr. Robert L. Chapman discusses Caught in the Web of Words: J.M. Murray and the O.E.D.


WNYC archives id: 73011

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Marvin Cohen

Monday, February 06, 1978

Marvin Cohen talks about his book The Inconvenience of Living.

Walter James Milller opens by saying the distinctive brevity of the parable and fable “make criticism look ridiculous” since any analysis becomes longer and less focused than the original. As an alternative, he invites Cohen to read ...

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William Packard

Thursday, January 05, 1978

William Packard discusses his new book, First Selected Poems.


WNYC archives id: 72860

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Ruth Lisa Schechter

Wednesday, January 04, 1978

Ruth Lisa Schechter discusses her poetry and her chapbook, Moving Closer . She reads selections from her book.


WNYC archives id: 73173

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Alex Wade

Wednesday, December 14, 1977

Alex Wade discusses his new book, 30 Energy-Efficient Houses You Can Build , which was written as a response to the feedback he received from his last book, Low Cost Energy-Efficient Shelter .


WNYC archives id: 73067

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Robert Pinsky

Monday, December 05, 1977

Robert Pinsky discusses his critical work, The Situation of Poetry, and his collection of poems, Sadness and Happiness. He talks about how poetry can be anti-modern yet still contemporary. He also reads "Poem About People" from Sadness and Happiness.


WNYC archives id: 73164

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Ted Solotaroff

Wednesday, November 23, 1977

Ted Solotaroff talks about the end of literary magazine American Review and the literary scene. The last issue of the magazine is on the stands at the time of this broadcast.


WNYC archives id: 73089

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Robert Chapman

Monday, November 21, 1977

Dr. Chapman discusses "Caught in the Web of Words, J.M. Murray and the Oxford English Dictionary."


WNYC archives id: 73012

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Jamake Highwater

Monday, November 07, 1977

Jamake Highwater discusses his book, Anpao: An American Indian Odyssey. Miller compares the epic story to Homer's Odyssey. Highwater reads a passage from a section of the book called, "The Dawn of the World." He also talks about the illustrations by Fritz Scholder.


WNYC archives id: 72874

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Roy Thomas

Monday, October 31, 1977

Roy Thomas discusses science-fiction writing and writers such as Arthur C. Clarke and Isaac Asimov. He also talks about women writers of science fiction.


WNYC archives id: 73070

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Sidney Offit

Monday, October 17, 1977

Author Sidney Offit discusses his book, What Kind of Guy Do You Think I Am? and young-adult fiction.


WNYC archives id: 73155

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Suzanne Nalbantian

Monday, October 17, 1977

Dr. Suzanne Nalbantian and Walter James Miller discuss Harold Orel's The Final Years of Thomas Hardy.


WNYC archives id: 73151

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John Bell

Monday, October 10, 1977

John Bell and Walter James Miller discuss The Travels of William Bartram.


WNYC archives id: 73003

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