Intellectual, accessible, and provocative literary conversations.
Lynda Barry’s Making Comics is a how-to graphic novel guide for people who gave up on drawing.
Jeanette Winterson’s Frankissstein: A Love Story is about time travel and body travel.
Lynda Barry and Chris Ware discuss the culture of comics, and their new books, Making Comics and Rusty Brown .
John Freeman and Robin Coste Lewis discuss Freeman’s: The Best New Writing on California .
In tribute, from the archives, a conversation with Harold Bloom (1930-2019) in his apartment to talk about his book, The Shadow of a Great Rock: A Literary Appreciation of the King…
Benjamin Moser’s Sontag: Her Life and Work is interested in the writing and ideas of Susan Sontag.
Salman Rushdie’s Quichotte is explored as a modern take on the novel Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes, with the opera Don Quichotte by Jules Massenet a strong influence.
Salman Rushdie’s Quichotte depicts the pleasures of fiction.