Novelist and associate professor at the University of San Francisco
In talking about his new novel, David Vann tells us how the characters were born of staring for hours at different delicate fish until they revealed who he was supposed to write about.
Apr. 16, 2015from Bookworm
Caribu Island (Harper Collins)
David Vann builds his first novel out of dire materials: his father took his own life, and his stepmother's parents died in a murder/suicide...
Jan. 13, 2011from Bookworm
The poetry in Ariana Reine’s A Sand Book is centered around the theme of hiding: running away and trying to escape.
Jul. 19from Bookworm
There are over 3500 species of crickets and each has a different song.
Jul. 9from Nocturne
Hunter Drohojowska-Philp talks about Lit Lit festival and Tosh Berman’s memoir
Jul. 18from Art Talk
Netflix doesn't reveal ratings, but did say the series 'On My Block' was it's "most-binged" of 2018.
Jun. 28from Hollywood Breakdown
The Emmy nominations were announced this week, and while HBO epic ‘Game of Thrones’ broke the record for total nominations in a single season at 32, the news was also an affirmation of…
Jul. 19from Hollywood Breakdown
The 71st Emmy Nominations are out. Get the full list and click through to listen to interviews with some of your favorite creators in television.
Jul. 16from Arts & Culture Stories
Edward Goldman talks about the treasures of Villa dei Papiri at Getty Villa for the exhibition Buried by Vesuvius.
Jul. 2from Art Talk
In 1989, a young sailor named Tracy Edwards made history when she skippered the first all-female crew in a round-the-world race aboard a secondhand yacht named Maiden.
Jun. 28from The Business
As the Democratic debates begin this week, we take time to talk TV's coverage of the 2020 election.
Jun. 25from Screengrab