Joy Castro

Joy Castro

In a rebroadcast from July 7, 2013, Ben & Daniel talk with Joy Castro, author of the novel “Hell or High Water” and the essay collection “The Island of Bones.”  Joy talks about her background as a Jehovah’s Witness, a Cuban-American,...
Cathy Linh Che

Cathy Linh Che

Daniel talks with Cathy Linh Che, author of the poetry collection “Split,” winner of the 2012 Kundiman Poetry Prize.  Cathy explains why she chose the contest route to try to get her works published rather than trying to find a willing publisher.  She also...
Heather Hartley

Heather Hartley

Daniel talks with Heather Hartley, author of the poetry collection “Knock Knock.”  Heather is the Paris editor for Tin House magazine and curates Shakespeare & Company Bookshop’s weekly reading series in Paris.  She was also a visiting online MFA...
Mary Szybist

Mary Szybist

Daniel & guest co-host Nancy Lechuga talk with Mary Szybist, author of Incarnadine, the winner of the 2013 National Book Award for Poetry.  Mary describes Incarnadine as a “religious book for nonbelievers.”  She explains why the Annunciation plays such...