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.


Joyce Carol Oates: The Man Without a Shadow

June 23rd, 2016

Episode 118 of 135 episodes

Joyce Carol Oatesraises 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 previous memoir recounting her favorite bad-for-you childhood foods.