Susan Larson http://wwno.org en The Reading Life With Roy Hoffman And John Gery http://wwno.org/post/reading-life-roy-hoffman-and-john-gery <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week on <em>The Reading Life</em>: Alabama novelist Roy Hoffman, whose new book is <a href="https://www.octaviabooks.com/aff/WWNO/book/v/9780817318307" target="_blank"><em>Come Landfall</em></a>, and UNO professor and poet John </span>Gery<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, whose new collection is <a href="https://www.octaviabooks.com/aff/WWNO/book/v/9781625490704" target="_blank"><em>Have at You Now!</em></a></span></p><p></p><p>*Lagniappe!*</p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 18:33:00 +0000 Susan Larson 59077 at http://wwno.org The Reading Life With Richard Sexton, Justin Go, Beth Ann Fennelly And Tom Franklin http://wwno.org/post/reading-life-richard-sexton-justin-go-beth-ann-fennelly-and-tom-franklin <div style="margin-top:0;margin-bottom:0;"><p><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 10pt; line-height: 1.5;">This week on&nbsp;</span><i style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 10pt; line-height: 1.5;">The Reading Life</i><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 10pt; line-height: 1.5;">:&nbsp;Photographer Richard Sexton, whose new book is C</span><i style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 10pt; line-height: 1.5;">reole World: Photographs of New Orleans and the Latin Caribbean Sphere</i><span style Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:43:52 +0000 Susan Larson 58585 at http://wwno.org The Reading Life With Zachary Lazar, Frances Mayes And Whitney Stewart http://wwno.org/post/reading-life-zachary-lazar-frances-mayes-and-whitney-stewart <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week on <em>The Reading Life</em>: Tulane University’s Zachary Lazar, whose new novel of Jewish identity is </span><a href="https://www.octaviabooks.com/aff/WWNO/book/v/9780316254038" target="_blank"><em style="line-height: 1.5;">I Pity the Poor Immigrant</em></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Tue, 08 Apr 2014 18:52:00 +0000 Susan Larson 57996 at http://wwno.org The Reading Life With Joel Dinerstein And Mona Lisa Saloy http://wwno.org/post/reading-life-joel-dinerstein-and-mona-lisa-saloy <p><span style="font-size: 14pt; line-height: 1.5;">This week on </span><em style="font-size: 14pt; line-height: 1.5;">The Reading Life</em><span style="font-size: 14pt; line-height: 1.5;">: Tulane University's Joel </span>Dinerstein<span style="font-size: 14pt; line-height: 1.5;">, whose new book is </span><i style="font-size: 14pt; line-height: 1.5;"><a href="https://www.octaviabooks.com/aff/WWNO/book/v/9783791353494" target="_blank">American Cool</a>, </i><span style="font-size: 14pt; line-height: 1.5;">the companion volume to an exhibit at the <a href="http://www.npg.si.edu/exhibit/exhcool Tue, 01 Apr 2014 18:33:00 +0000 Susan Larson 57480 at http://wwno.org The Reading Life With Nevada Barr And Sally Asher http://wwno.org/post/reading-life-nevada-barr-and-sally-asher <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week on <em>The Reading Life</em>: Bestselling mystery novelist Nevada Barr, author of </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Destroyer Angel,&nbsp; </em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">and Sally Asher, author of </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Hope and New Orleans: A History of Crescent City Street Names.</em></p><p></p> Tue, 25 Mar 2014 18:45:00 +0000 Susan Larson 56958 at http://wwno.org The Reading Life With Valerie Martin And Dani Shapiro http://wwno.org/post/reading-life-valerie-martin-and-dani-shapiro <p><span style="font-size: 14pt;">This week on <em>The Reading Life</em>: Tennessee Williams Festival guests Valerie Martin, whose new novel is <i>The Ghost of the Mary Celest</i></span><span style="font-size: 14pt;"><i>e,</i> and<i> </i>Dani Shapiro, author of <i>Still Writing: The Perils and Pleasures of the Creative Life</i>.</span></p> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 18:31:00 +0000 Susan Larson 56293 at http://wwno.org The Reading Life With Richard Campanella And Blake Bailey http://wwno.org/post/reading-life-richard-campanella-and-blake-bailey <p><span style="font-size: 14pt;">This week on <em>The Reading Life</em>: Richard Campanella, author of <a href="https://www.octaviabooks.com/aff/WWNO/book/v/9780807155059" target="_blank"><i>Bourbon Street: A History</i></a>, <span>a</span></span><span style="font-size: 14pt;">nd memoirist Blake Bailey, author of <a href="https://www.octaviabooks.com/aff/WWNO/book/v/9780393239577" target="_blank"><i>The Splendid Things We Planned: A Family Portrait</i></a>,<span> both of whom will be appearing at the Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival.</span></span></p> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 18:44:00 +0000 Susan Larson 55577 at http://wwno.org The Reading Life With Bonnie Warren And Rob Owen http://wwno.org/post/reading-life-bonnie-warren-and-rob-owen <p><span style="font-size: 14pt; line-height: 1.5;">This week on </span><em style="font-size: 14pt; line-height: 1.5;">The Reading Life</em><span style="font-size: 14pt; line-height: 1.5;">: Bonnie Warren, whose new book, with photographer Cheryl Gerber, is </span><i style="font-size: 14pt; line-height: 1.5;"><a href="https://www.octaviabooks.com/aff/WWNO/book/v/9781455618989" target="_blank">New Orleans Historic Homes</a>.</i></p> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 19:57:00 +0000 Susan Larson 55096 at http://wwno.org The Reading Life With M.A. Harper, Julie Smith And Bill Cotter http://wwno.org/post/reading-life-ma-harper-julie-smith-and-bill-cotter <p></p><p><span style="font-size: 14pt; line-height: 1.5;">This week on <em>The Reading Life</em>: M.A. (Annette) Harper, whose new novel is </span><i style="font-size: 14pt; line-height: 1.5;">Diamonds in the Sky,</i><span style="font-size: 14pt; line-height: 1.5;"> talks about </span>ebook<span style="font-size: 14pt; line-height: 1.5;"> publishing with </span><a href="http://www.booksbnimble.com/" target="_blank">booksbnimble</a><span style="font-size: 14pt; line-height: 1.5;"> founder Julie Smith.</span></p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 19:43:55 +0000 Susan Larson 54763 at http://wwno.org The Reading Life With Laura Lippman And Wiley Cash http://wwno.org/post/reading-life-laura-lippman-and-wiley-cash <p><span style="font-size: 14pt; line-height: 1.5;">This week on <em>The Reading Life</em>: Bestselling author and part-time New </span>Orleanian<span style="font-size: 14pt; line-height: 1.5;"> Laura </span>Lippman<span style="font-size: 14pt; line-height: 1.5;">, whose new book is </span><i style="font-size: 14pt; line-height: 1.5;"><a href="https://www.octaviabooks.com/aff/WWNO/book/v/9780062083395" target="_blank">After I’m Gone</a>.</i></p> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 19:44:00 +0000 Susan Larson 54263 at http://wwno.org