November 2018 Write On! Radio Archives

On Tuesday November 5th, Steve talks with Minnesota's own Leif Enger about his new novel Virgil Wander. Leif Enger worked as a reporter and producer for Minnesota Public Radio before writing his bestselling and award-winning debut novel Peace Like a River. His second novel, So Brave, Young, and Handsome was also a bestseller.

On Tuesday November 13th, Paul talks with Joseph DiPrisco about his memoirs The Pope of Brooklyn and Subway to California. By turns hilarious and heartbreaking, Subway to California recounts Joe’s battles with his personal demons, bargains struck with angels, and truces with his family in this richly colorful tale that reads like great fiction. In his follow-up memoir, The Pope of Brooklyn,  Di Prisco memorably traces how secrets revealed about his family led to even deeper mysteries. He's the author of the novels All for Now,  The Confessions of Brother Eli, and Sibella & Sibella.

Anna talks with author Mike Corrao about his debut novel Man, Oh Man, a humorous yet insightful experiment that'll have you questioning how you've always approached novels.  In 2016 he was an artist-in-residence for the Altered Esthetics Film Festival. His work has appeared in over 20 different publications, including Entropy, decomP, Cleaver, and the Portland Review.

On Tuesday November 27th, Steve speaks with Nick Bunker about his new book Young Benjamin Franklin: The Birth of Ingenuity. Nick Bunker is also the author of Making Haste from Babylon: The Mayflower Pilgrims and Their World, and An Empire on the Edge: How Britain Came to Fight America, which won the 2015 George Washington Prize and was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize..