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The Leonard Lopate Show

Goon Squad

Thursday, June 10, 2010

Jennifer Egan talks about her latest novel, A Visit From the Goon Squad . It touches on how rebellion ages, influence corrupts, habits turn to addictions, and lifelong friendships fluctuate and turn, and chronicles how and why we change, even as the song stays the same. 

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Collected Stories

Tuesday, June 08, 2010

Lydia Davis discusses her latest collection, The Collected Stories of Lydia Davis.

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Ilustrado

Monday, June 07, 2010

Miguel Syjuco talks about his award-winning novel Ilustrado.

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Beneath the Lion’s Gaze

Monday, May 31, 2010

Pushcart Prize nominee Maaza Mengiste discusses her debut novel, Beneath the Lion’s Gaze.

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Purge

Friday, May 28, 2010

Finnish-Estonian novelist and playwright Sofi Oksanen discusses her novel Purge, an international bestseller that has won Finland’s most prestigious literary awards.

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The Girl Who Fell from the Sky

Friday, May 14, 2010

Heidi Durrow discusses her debut novel, The Girl Who Fell from the Sky.

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Private Life

Tuesday, May 04, 2010

Pulitzer Prize–winner Jane Smiley discusses her latest novel.

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Island Beneath the Sea

Monday, May 03, 2010

Isabel Allende talks about her latest novel, Island Beneath the Sea. Spanning four decades, it tells the story of the intertwined lives of Tété, a slave born on the island of Saint-Domingue, and plantation manager Toulouse Valmorain.

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Center for Fiction Honors Jamaica Kincaid

Friday, April 30, 2010

Jamaica Kincaid's coming-of-age novel Annie John received this year's Clifton Fadiman Medal from the Center for Fiction. Listen to Kincaid and novelist Jane Smiley talk about the book here.

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