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A must for the serious reader Bookworm showcases writers of fiction and poetry - the established new or emerging - all interviewed with insight and precision by the shows host and guiding spirit Michael Silverblatt.

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A highlight from Dave Eggers: The Every (Part 1)

A highlight from Dave Eggers: The Every (Part 1)

A highlight from Dave Eggers: The Every (Part 1)

Aired 8 months ago

A highlight from Louise Erdrich: The Sentence

A highlight from Louise Erdrich: The Sentence

A highlight from Louise Erdrich: The Sentence

Aired 9 months ago

A highlight from Diane Williams: How High?  That High

A highlight from Diane Williams: How High? That High

A highlight from Diane Williams: How High? That High

Aired 9 months ago

A highlight from Mary Gaitskill: The Devil's Treasure

A highlight from Mary Gaitskill: The Devil's Treasure

A highlight from Mary Gaitskill: The Devil's Treasure

Aired 9 months ago

A highlight from Teresa K. Miller with Carol Muske-Dukes Borderline Fortune

A highlight from Teresa K. Miller with Carol Muske-Dukes Borderline Fortune

A highlight from Teresa K. Miller with Carol Muske-Dukes Borderline Fortune

Aired 10 months ago

A highlight from Atsuro Riley: Heard-Hoard

A highlight from Atsuro Riley: Heard-Hoard

A highlight from Atsuro Riley: Heard-Hoard

Aired 10 months ago

A highlight from Jackie Kay: Bessie Smith: A Poet's Biography of a Blues Legend

A highlight from Jackie Kay: Bessie Smith: A Poet's Biography of a Blues Legend

A highlight from Jackie Kay: Bessie Smith: A Poet's Biography of a Blues Legend

Aired 10 months ago

A highlight from Rita Dove: Playlist for the Apocalypse

A highlight from Rita Dove: Playlist for the Apocalypse

A highlight from Rita Dove: Playlist for the Apocalypse

Aired 10 months ago

A highlight from Rabih Alameddine: The Wrong End of the Telescope

A highlight from Rabih Alameddine: The Wrong End of the Telescope

A highlight from Rabih Alameddine: The Wrong End of the Telescope

Aired 11 months ago

A highlight from Sandra Cisneros: Martita, I Remember You/Martita, te recuerdo

A highlight from Sandra Cisneros: Martita, I Remember You/Martita, te recuerdo

A highlight from Sandra Cisneros: Martita, I Remember You/Martita, te recuerdo

Aired 11 months ago

A highlight from Dennis Cooper: I Wished

A highlight from Dennis Cooper: I Wished

A highlight from Dennis Cooper: I Wished

Aired 11 months ago

Nicole Krauss: 'To Be a Man'

Nicole Krauss: 'To Be a Man'

Nicole Krauss: 'To Be a Man'

Aired 1 year ago

Nicole Krauss: 'To Be a Man'

Nicole Krauss: 'To Be a Man'

Nicole Krauss: 'To Be a Man'

Aired 1 year ago

Mauro Javier Crdenas: Aphasia

Mauro Javier Crdenas: Aphasia

Mauro Javier Crdenas: Aphasia

Aired 1 year ago

Mauro Javier Crdenas: Aphasia

Mauro Javier Crdenas: Aphasia

Mauro Javier Crdenas: Aphasia

Aired 1 year ago

Douglas Stuart: Shuggie Bain

Douglas Stuart: Shuggie Bain

Douglas Stuart: Shuggie Bain

Aired 1 year ago

Douglas Stuart: Shuggie Bain

Douglas Stuart: Shuggie Bain

Douglas Stuart: Shuggie Bain

Aired 1 year ago

Charles Yu: Interior Chinatown

Charles Yu: Interior Chinatown

Charles Yu: Interior Chinatown

Aired 1 year ago

Charles Yu: Interior Chinatown

Charles Yu: Interior Chinatown

Charles Yu: Interior Chinatown

Aired 1 year ago

Marilynne Robinson: 'Jack'

Marilynne Robinson: 'Jack'

Marilynne Robinson: 'Jack'

Aired 1 year ago

Marilynne Robinson: 'Jack'

Marilynne Robinson: 'Jack'

Marilynne Robinson: 'Jack'

Aired 1 year ago

Elizabeth Wetmore: 'Valentine' (Part Two)

Elizabeth Wetmore: 'Valentine' (Part Two)

Elizabeth Wetmore: 'Valentine' (Part Two)

Aired 2 years ago

Elizabeth Wetmore: 'Valentine' (Part Two)

Elizabeth Wetmore: 'Valentine' (Part Two)

Elizabeth Wetmore: 'Valentine' (Part Two)

Aired 2 years ago

Elizabeth Wetmore: 'Valentine' (Part Two)

Elizabeth Wetmore: 'Valentine' (Part Two)

Elizabeth Wetmore: 'Valentine' (Part Two)

Aired 2 years ago

Elizabeth Wetmore Interview

Elizabeth Wetmore Interview

Elizabeth Wetmore Interview

Aired 2 years ago