Episodes: 5 Columns

Episode 495 – Ruth Scurr

With her wonderful new biography, (Liveright Books), offers up a new approach to Napoleon and our shifting...

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Episode 494 – Brian Doherty

Author joins the show to celebrate his fantastic & important new book, (Abrams). We get into the...

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Episode 493 – Joe Ciardiello

It's our first live episode since The Before Time! The great illustrator rejoins the show for a conversation...

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Episode 492 – Howard Chaykin

Legendary comics creator rejoins the show to celebrate the conclusion of his Time2 opus, soon to be released...

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Episode 491 – Andrew Jamieson

Psychotherapist joins the show to talk about his new book, (Notting Hill Editions/NYRB). We get into the...

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Episode 490 – Alexandra Lange

With her fantastic new book, (Bloomsbury USA), architecture critic explores a subject near and dear to my...

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Episode 489 – Ira Nadel

Professor & biographer joins the show to talk about (Oxford University Press). We get into Ira's approach...

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Episode 488 – Andreas Kilcher and Judith Butler

To celebrate the publication of the groundbreaking book,  (Yale University Press), contributors & join the show for...

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Episode 487 – Alvin Eng

Playwright, performer and acoustic punk raconteur joins the show to celebrate his new memoir, (Fordham University Press)....

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Episode 486 – Charlie Porter

Fashion critic, journalist and author joins the show to celebrate the US publication of (WW Norton). We...

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Episode 485 – Kathe Koja

rejoins the show to celebrate the launch of her new project, (Meerkat Press)! We talk about how Dark...

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Episode 484 – Julie Phillips

Author & biographer joins the show to celebrate her amazing new book, (WW Norton). We get into...

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Episode 483 – Celia Paul

Painter Celia Paul rejoins the show for the US debut of her new book, (NYRB). We talk about...

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Episode 482 – John Crowley

Legendary author John Crowley rejoins the show to celebrate his new novel, (Tor Books), as well as his...

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Episode 481 – Anneli Furmark

Swedish cartoonist (okay: serietecknare) joins the show to celebrate the publication of her wonderful graphic novel (Drawn...

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