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József Szabó – Writers No One Reads

Late Night Conversation, hosted by Kristin Maffei Featured guest: József Szabó

September 15, 2015

Carolina De Robertis – The Gods of Tango

Late Night Conversation, hosted by Kristin Maffei Featured guest: Carolina De Robertis Listen to the episode here: In this episode, Carolina and Kristin talk about the new novel, rich with the cultural history of Buenos Aires, tango, and the hidden stories of immigrants. What fiction can do is go deeper into these hidden stories. Scholars can’t get away with that

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August 18, 2015

Kay Wills Wyma – I’m Happy for You (Sort Of…Not Really)

Late Night Conversation, hosted by Kristin Maffei Featured guest: Kay Wills Wyma Listen to the episode here: In this episode, Kay and Kristin talk about the origin of Kay’s newest book, her meandering career experience (from banker to author!??), and her inspiration as a writer in a largely online writing community.  GIVEAWAY: You can win a copy of Kay’s book I’m Happy

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July 21, 2015

Monica Ong – Silent Anatomies

Late Night Conversation, hosted by Kristin Maffei This week Kristin talks to visual artist and poet Monica Ong. Monica is the daughter of immigrants and talks about her work at the intersection of visual art and poetry, the physical repercussions of cultural change, and the impact of what she calls cultural silences. Listen to the full

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June 9, 2015

Gabriel Bamgbose – Something Happened After the Rain

Late Night Conversation, hosted by Kristin Maffei This week Kristin talks to Gabriel Bamgbose, a Nigerian writer, poet, and critic. He is the founder of the Ijagun Poetry Journal, a professor of literature at Tai Solarin University of Education in Nigeria and currently a Fulbright Fellow in the Africana Studies Program at New York University. As a scholar of

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May 19, 2015

Michael Coffey – The Business of Naming Things

Late Night Conversation, hosted by Erika Anderson This week Erika talks to author, poet, and editor Michael Coffey. Michael’s most recent work and fiction debut, The Business of Naming Things, is a book of eight stories exploring family, abandonment, identity, and (dis)connection. In this episode, Michael talks to Erika about masculinity, faith, and identity. Listen to

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April 28, 2015

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