Author interviews, engaging book chat, and news of the latest releases from Alberta independent literary publishing house NeWest Press.
Episode #98: Glen Huser/BURNING THE NIGHT
Glen Huser came on the show to talk about his new book BURNING THE NIGHT, as well as his first book GRACE LAKE and how they both came about. We also talk about depicting visual art in prose form, as well as changing attitudes between his first book for adults and his latest.
Come see Glen read with Danial Neil on May 10th!
Grab a copy of BURNING THE NIGHT here!
Episode #97: Kevin Holowack/LIGHT ON A PART OF THE FIELD
Kevin Holowack joins us to speak about his debut novel LIGHT ON A PART OF THE FIELD, as well as how to write the past vibrantly and the portrayal of artistic frustration.
Grab a copy of Kevin's book here!
Sign up for Kevin's May 5th launch with Karen Hofmann here!
Check out Kevin's latest album here!
Episode #96: Karen Hofmann/A BRIEF VIEW FROM THE COASTAL SUITE
Karen Hofmann joined us to talk about her new novel A BRIEF VIEW FROM THE COASTAL SUITE, as well as Vancouver real estate and which child she likes the best.
Come see Karen live on Zoom on May 9th! https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/kh2-double-launch-tickets-149776847583?fbclid=IwAR0cUDp6K8-562GqonhTsdjY0vGLSfkOX-iln3i2bWuIfBhL7jUoPzE-RE4
Pick up a copy of A BRIEF VIEW FROM THE COASTAL SUITE here!
Episode #95: Danial Neil/DOMINION OF MERCY
Danial Neil joined us to talk about his new novel DOMINION OF MERCY, as well as overarching corporate control of our lives and the Scottish underworld. Fun topics!
Pick up a copy of DOMINION OF MERCY here!
Episode #94: Nisha Patel/COCONUT
The podcast is back to talk to authors from NeWest's Spring 2021 season. First up is Nisha Patel, who joined us on the show to talk about her debut poetry collection COCONUT, as well as the differences between spoken word and written, chapbooks and other books, and India and Canada.
Check out Nisha's Virtual Book Tour here!
Buy a copy of COCONUT here!
Episode #93: John O'Neill/GOTH GIRLS OF BANFF
After a little bit of computer trouble on our end, John O'Neill was finally able to come by the show and talk about his new short story collection GOTH GIRLS OF BANFF. Along the way, we talked about German Expressionism, H.P. Lovecraft and corsets.
Pick up GOTH GIRLS OF BANFF from our site here: http://newestpress.com/books/goth-girls-of-banff
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