New Orleans, LA – This week on The Reading Life: Poet and blues scholar John Sinclair, whose most recent book is "Song of Praise: Homage to John Coltrane," and bestselling novelist Laura Lippman, author of "The Most Dangerous Thing. "
New Orleans, LA – This The Reading Life features Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Robert Olen Butler, whose new book is "A Small Hotel," and Sara Woodard and Kelly Harris-Deberry of STAIR, Start the Adventure in Reading.
New Orleans, LA – This week on The Reading Life, Screenwriter turned novelist Jenny Wingfield, author of "The Homecoming of Samuel Lake," and North shore lawyer turned novelist Pamela Binnings Ewen, whose new book is "Dancing on Glass."
New Orleans – Today - on "The Sound of Books" - with Fred Kasten - the acclaimed new book by Times-Picayune music writer Keith Spera - "Groove Interrupted: Loss, Renewal, and the Music of New Orleans"...
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New Orleans, LA – This week on The Reading Life: Crime novelist and Treme writer George Pelecanos, whose new book is "The Cut," and bestselling author Heather Graham, founder of the literary conference, Writers for New Orleans.
New Orleans, LA – This episode of The Reading Life: Mark Folse, author of "Carry Me Home: a Journey Back to New Orleans," and editor of "A Howling in the Wires: An Anthology of Writing from Postdiluvian New Orleans" and journalist Jordan Flaherty, whose new book is "Floodlines: Community and Resistance from Katrina to the Jena Six." Both will be attending Rising Tide 6: A Conference on the Future of New Orleans August 27 at Xavier University.
New Orleans, LA – The Reading Life this week features John Swenson, who will talk about his book, "New Atlantis: Musicians Battle for the Survival of New Orleans." Then we hear from poet Dennis Formento, talking about his new collection "Looking for an Out Place.'