KCRW's Bookworm


Arts, Literature

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Arts 97
Literature 27

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.


Vivian Gornick: The Odd Woman and the City

July 21st, 2016

Episode 122 of 135 episodes

Vivian Gornick's memoir The Odd Woman and the City takes us on a tour of a life that is lived by walking, observing and talking. Gornick keeps her eyes open, and does she ever have a mouth on her!