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Eileen Myles Interview: A Poem Says ‘I Want’

Eileen Myles Interview: A Poem Says ‘I Want’

“I think a poem really is a statement of desire.” Meet the legendary American poet, writer – and homosexual icon – Eileen Myles. In...
Jonathan Safran Foer Meets Jeffrey Eugenides

Jonathan Safran Foer Meets Jeffrey Eugenides

A conversation between two great American writers, Jonathan Safran Foer and Jeffrey Eugenides, about the difficulty of writing and living, and the necessity of...
David Hockney Interview: I Am a Space Freak

David Hockney Interview: I Am a Space Freak

“My sister once said to me she thought space was God. I thought that was rather poetic in a way.” Interview with David Hockney...
Ngugi wa Thiong’o: Reading from ‘Dreams in a Time of War’

Ngugi wa Thiong’o: Reading from ‘Dreams in a Time of War’

Kenyan literary giant Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o – a recurring candidate for the Nobel Prize in Literature – here reads a passage from his praised,...
8 Writers on Facing the Blank Page

8 Writers on Facing the Blank Page

“It’s like a slightly overweight, bald boss saying: ‘Oy, get to work! You’re supposed to be a writer, aren’t you? You can’t just sit...
Eileen Myles Interview: Being a Poet in New York

Eileen Myles Interview: Being a Poet in New York

“It was the only idea I had, it was the only bus there was. I had taken it, I had gotten off, I had...
Father John Misty Interview: Elements of Misdirection

Father John Misty Interview: Elements of Misdirection

Hear the story of a successful American singer-songwriter, who grew up in a religious home that he had to break radically with. Meet Joshua...
Joyce Carol Oates Interview: Speaking of the Devil

Joyce Carol Oates Interview: Speaking of the Devil

“American history has a kind of tragic cyclical nature to it.” A thought-provoking interview with American writer Joyce Carol Oates, who ponders on how...
Linda Perhacs: Dental Hygienist & Music Legend

Linda Perhacs: Dental Hygienist & Music Legend

The incredible story of the dental hygienist Linda Perhacs who as a young woman in 1970 published a groundbreaking album which nobody noticed. Half...
Nicole Krauss Interview: We Create Who We Are

Nicole Krauss Interview: We Create Who We Are

Interview with Nicole Krauss about her love for writing and literature in general. The New York Times declared Krauss as one of America's most...