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
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
Monday, May 01, 1978
Sam Duryee Jr. reads from his book of poetry, I'm No Acrobat.
WNYC archives id: 72801
Monday, April 24, 1978
Writer William Packard discusses the nature of creativity with host Walter Miller.
WNYC archives id: 72859
Monday, April 17, 1978
Vincent Campo on Joyce and his own fiction.
WNYC archives id: 72996
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
Monday, March 20, 1978
Spencer Holst reads his short story "A Balkan Entertainment," and discusses his writing.
WNYC archives id: 73103
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
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 â€œmake criticism look ridiculousâ€ since any analysis becomes longer and less focused than the original. As an alternative, he invites Cohen to read ...
Thursday, January 05, 1978
William Packard discusses his new book, First Selected Poems.
WNYC archives id: 72860
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Monday, October 10, 1977
William Packard reads selections from his book First Selected Poems and discusses them with Walter James Miller. Among the poems he reads are "Haircut," "They are doing it in Africa," and "Sisyphus."
WNYC archives id: 72898