Lynette talks with Mary Sharratt about writing historical fiction, Shakespeare’s Catholicism, and a whole bunch of other things. Mary Sharratt is the author of The Vanishing Point, The Real Minerva, and other novels, and is currently working on a project about the Lancashire witches of 1612.
Charlotte Sullivan talks with National Book Award winner Pete Hautman and Mary Logue about their latest collaboration, Skulldugery, the most recent book in the Bloodwater young adult mystery series.
For this first September edition of the show, we welcome all the kids back to school with some academically-appropriate songs. We also celebrate the anniversary of Buddy Holly’s birth, the Big O, Dee Dee Sharp, Inez Foxx, and Barry White.
We’re over the Labor Day hump and coasting into the Fall. Assisting us live in the studio this evening from Sweden:
Magnus Holmström on nyckelharpa and Tomas Lindberg on 12+string guitar, in town courtesy of the Twin Cities Nyckelharpalag for a concert-dance Sunday, Sept 9th, 6 PM at the Good Templar Hall near Cedar and Lake in South Minneapolis. Velkommen!!!