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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.


Joyce Carol Oates: Prison Noir

September 11th, 2014

Episode 25 of 139 episodes

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.

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