KCRW's Bookworm


Arts, Literature

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Arts 140
Literature 43

A must for the serious reader Bookworm showcases writers of fiction and poetry - the established new or emerging - all interviewed with insight and precision by the shows host and guiding spirit Michael Silverblatt.


A. Scott Berg: Max Perkins

June 9th, 2016

Episode 116 of 135 episodes

A. Scott Berg's Max Perkins: Editor of Genius is the biography of Maxwell Perkins, a long time Scribner editor who worked with the likes of Hemingway, Fitzgerald and Thomas Wolfe.