On America: Jelani Cobb on The Essential Kerner Commission Report with Arva Rice
Jelani Cobb, Columbia University professor and New Yorker correspondent, joined us to discuss the launch of The...
Brad Kessler on North with Lynn Nottage
Critically-acclaimed author Brad Kessler (Goat Song) returns with a powerful new novel about the intertwining lives...
On America: Donald Antrim on One Friday in April with Deborah Treisman
America has begun to grapple with new ideas of mental health and wellness in the public discourse. Donald Antrim (Elect Mr
The Art of the Short Story: Diane Williams on How High? — That High with Matthew Daddona
Diane Williams, a master of the short story, celebrated the launch of How High? — That High, a new collection of short...
Shruti Swamy on The Archer with Mesha Maren
Shruti Swamy’s debut book of short stories dazzled audiences, including Kiese Laymon, who called A House Is a Body...
Myriam J. A. Chancy on What Storm, What Thunder with Nicole Dennis-Benn
Presented in partnership with the Brooklyn Caribbean Literary Festival, Myriam J. A. Chancy discussed her new novel What...
Lampblack Founders' Issue Launch
Lampblack celebrated the launch of its Founders’ Issue, featuring select works from eleven writers who have volunteered their time, labor, and...
On America: Environmental Storytelling
How can storytelling contend with the legacies of resource extraction, toxic industries, and systemic disenfranchisement? How can storytellers...
On Reading: Sandra Gilbert and Susan Gubar on Still Mad with Jamia Wilson
Renowned feminist scholars Susan Gubar and Sandra Gilbert (The Madwoman in the Attic) return with a...
In Translation: Sandra Cisneros on Martita, I Remember You with Rigoberto González and Liliana Valenzuela
Sandra Cisneros, the bestselling author of The House on Mango Street, returns to the literary scene with Martita...