July 2011 Write On! Radio Archives

7/5/2011 Write On Radio!

We talk with Harry Dolan, who will discuss his new mystery, Very Bad Men, the follow-up to Bad Things Happen.

We also talk with Rebecca Rasmussen. She is the author of the novel, The Bird Sisters.

7/12/2011 Write On Radio!

We talk Nina Darnton about her debut novel An African Affair, which is set in Lagos, Nigeria, where Nina and her husband lived for 2 years while working as journalists.

We also talk with Kevin Brixius, singer, songwriter, poet, and emcee of the Bosso Poetry Company, performing the second Thursday of the month at Dusty’s in Northeast Minneapolis. More information about Kevin Brixius is available at bossoenterprises.com:http://bossoenterprises.com.

7/19/2011 Write On Radio!

We talk with Rebecca Makkai, author of The Borrower, the story of Lucy Hull, librarian, whose life is hijacked by a 10-year-old book-loving library patron running away from home.

Also, we chat with Bill Cottman, author of a new collection of poems and photographs called Surface Tensions. Bill Cottman is a husband, father, grandfather, retired electrical engineer, fine art photographer, writer, and co-host of the KFAI show, Mostly Jazz.

7/26/2011 Write On Radio!

We talk with bestselling author Alex Kava, whose books have been published in more than 20 countries, about her newest Maggie O’Dell thriller Hotwire.

We also speak with historian, author and television personality John Julius Norwich about his new book Absolute Monarchs: A History of the Papacy.