Author and Professor of Creative Writing at Princeton University
Joyce Carol Oates raises questions about memory – ethics, what it means to love, identity, and the ability to engage, and takes us on a trip down memory lane with a reading from a…
Jun. 23, 2016from Bookworm
Joyce Carol Oates shapes a novel from the Tawana Brawley scandal of the 1980's.
Mar. 5, 2015from Bookworm
Our discussion of this anthology, written by incarcerated men and women, divides between the shocking realism of the stories and Oates’ experience as editor of the collection.
Sep. 11, 2014from Bookworm
The rock band Fanny ruled the Sunset Strip in the 1970s, and they were supposed to be the next big thing. They explain the price women pay for being ahead of their time.
May. 16from Lost Notes
Ever since he was a child, Clark Strand has awoken in the middle of the night and gone out walking. One night a voice spoke directly in his ear, saying, “Don’t go out tonight.
May. 14from Nocturne
Historical drama director Edward Zwick talks unlikely allies in "Trial By Fire".
May. 24from The Treatment
A recent episode of 'The Good Fight,' the spinoff of 'The Good Wife' which runs on the streaming service CBS All Access, featured a short musical, animated interlude about China.
May. 9from Hollywood Breakdown
CBS News President Susan Zirinsky, who was named to the post in January following a wave of scandals at the network, announced this week that Norah O'Donnell would be anchoring the…
May. 7from Screengrab
“Booksmart” is a high-school comedy with a graduate degree.
May. 24from Film Reviews
For Cornerstone’s latest piece “A Jordan Downs Illumination” the focus is really space and time (or more accurately *place* through time).
May. 20from Opening the Curtain
John Fahey’s guitar playing influenced the sound of the American underground for generations. But how does that legacy change when you hear from three of the women who knew him best?
May. 23from Lost Notes
This week, you can: Meet the colorful designer Gere Kavanaugh; hear about how architects slay dragons (and other reasons why you should hire one); listen to the art of acoustic…
May. 20from Design and Architecture