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PODCAST #51: Thomas E. Kennedy

PODCAST #51: Thomas E. Kennedy

Colin Marshall speaks to author THOMAS E. KENNEDY about his "Copenhagen Quartet" from a serving house in Copenhagen, Denmark.  [soundcloud url="https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/127...

PODCAST #61: Michelle Huneven

PODCAST #61: Michelle Huneven

Colin Marshall talks to novelist and food writer Michelle Huneven, author of Round Rock, Jamesland, and Blame. In her latest novel Off Course, set in the early 1980s, a 28-year-old economics grad...

[VIDEO] William S. Burroughs: 100 Years

[VIDEO] William S. Burroughs: 100 Years

LARB A.V. presents a short feature on the life of writer William S. Burroughs in honor of his birthday centennial this year. With great help from celebrated biographer Barry Miles, we explore the curi...

PODCAST #66: Krys Lee

PODCAST #66: Krys Lee

Colin Marshall goes to Seoul, South Korea to talk with Krys Lee, author of the acclaimed short story collection Drifting House. They discuss her obsessions with violence and religion, "Koreann...

[VIDEO] Danny Strong, PEN Awards 2013

[VIDEO] Danny Strong, PEN Awards 2013

Danny Strong, screenwriter for the acclaimed HBO movie Game Change, talks about meeting the challenges of writing for television.  He is the recipient of this year's PEN USA Literary Award for Best...

Photographer Spotlight: Stephen Wilkes

Photographer Spotlight: Stephen Wilkes

  Stephen Wilkes is a voyeur on an operatic scale. Although the first thing one sees in his epic photographs is a panorama that divides seamlessly between day and night, closer inspection ...

Colin Marshall Talks to Tom Lutz

Colin Marshall Talks to Tom Lutz

This interview appeared on Colin Marshall's "Notebook on Cities and Culture"; Colin will be producing podcasts for LARB starting this month. blog.colinmarshall.org [soundcloud id='74728287...

Tod Goldberg at UCR Writers Week 2013 [VIDEO]

Tod Goldberg at UCR Writers Week 2013 [VIDEO]

  Tod Goldberg is an American author and journalist best known for his novels Fake Liar Cheat (Pocket Books/MTV) and Living Dead Girl (Soho Press), and the short story collections Simplify (O...

PODCAST #58: Mimi Pond

PODCAST #58: Mimi Pond

 Acclaimed cartoonist Mimi Pond talks with Colin about her new graphic memoir Over Easy (Drawn and Quarterly), a story about an art school dropout coming of age in 1970's California. ¤ Mimi Po...

PODCAST #50: A. Scott Berg, "Wilson"

PODCAST #50: A. Scott Berg, "Wilson"

Colin Marshall interviews Pulitzer Prize winner A. Scott Berg about Wilson, his new biography of Woodrow Wilson. [soundcloud url="https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/124090476" params="...

PODCAST #62: Dana Goodyear

PODCAST #62: Dana Goodyear

COLIN MARSHALL talks to journalist and poet Dana Goodyear who, as a staff writer for the New Yorker, has profiled such subjects as Japanese cellphone novels, filmmaker James Cameron, Los Angeles resta...

[VIDEO] On "The Color Master"

[VIDEO] On "The Color Master"

This past Sunday we offered members of Tom's Book Club an exclusive live-stream video of LARB editor-in-chief Tom Lutz speaking with renowned short story writer and local favorite, Aimee Bender. She...