4/29/2014 Write On! Radio

 

We speak with Carl Hoffman about his new book Savage Harvest: A Tale of Cannibals, Colonialism and Michael Rockefeller's Tragic Quest for Primitive Art. He is a contributing editor at National Geographic Travel and has won numerous awards for his travel writing.

We also talk with Matthew Algeo about his new book Pedestrianism: When Watching People Walk Was America's Favorite Spectator Sport. He is also the author of Harry Truman's Excellent Adventure, The President is a Sick Man and Last Team Standing.

Playlist Tracks: 
Karen Townsend & Lynette Reini-Grandell - variations on Winter
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Carl Hoffman - Savage Harvest: A Tale of Cannibals, Colonialism, and Michael Rockefeller's Tragic Quest for Primitive Art
Topics: non-fiction
Matthew Algeo - Pedestrianism: When Watching People Walk Was America's Favorite Spectator Sport
Topics: non-fiction