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From KMUW Studios and part of the NPR Podcast Network, Marginalia is a weekly podcast hosted by KMUW's Beth Golay. Episodes feature author interviews, editorial commentary and other marginalia to enhance the reading experience.Several of Beth's interviews are included each year in NPR's Books We Love (formerly known as Book Concierge). And you can see the list of what Beth has read since she started keeping track in 2003.Listen to the episodes at kmuw.org or subscribe to the Marginalia podcast wherever you get your podcasts.

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    • Arts
    • 5.0 • 19 Ratings

From KMUW Studios and part of the NPR Podcast Network, Marginalia is a weekly podcast hosted by KMUW's Beth Golay. Episodes feature author interviews, editorial commentary and other marginalia to enhance the reading experience.Several of Beth's interviews are included each year in NPR's Books We Love (formerly known as Book Concierge). And you can see the list of what Beth has read since she started keeping track in 2003.Listen to the episodes at kmuw.org or subscribe to the Marginalia podcast wherever you get your podcasts.

    Stan Bergkamp on 'Loopie' and making a difference in the world

    Stan Bergkamp on 'Loopie' and making a difference in the world

    On this episode of Marginalia, KMUW's Beth Golay visits with a teacher who wants his book to leave a lasting impact.

    • 19 min
    Jennifer Egan on the dangers of 'The Candy House'

    Jennifer Egan on the dangers of 'The Candy House'

    On this episode of Marginalia, Beth Golay speaks with Jennifer Egan about her newest book... companion to her Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, A Visit from the Goon Squad.

    • 34 min
    Louise Kelly on her debut novel, 'Trespasses' and growing up during the Troubles

    Louise Kelly on her debut novel, 'Trespasses' and growing up during the Troubles

    On this episode of Marginalia, Beth Golay speaks with Louise Kennedy about her own experience growing up during the Troubles and how setting can shape dialogue.

    • 25 min
    Matthew Quick on Jungian analysis and it's ultimate outcome, 'We Are the Light'

    Matthew Quick on Jungian analysis and it's ultimate outcome, 'We Are the Light'

    On this episode of Marginalia, the author of The Silver Linings Playbook, Matthew Quick, talks with Beth Golay about his new novel, We Are the Light.

    • 21 min
    Kamila Shamsie joins us again, this time with her new novel, 'Best of Friends'

    Kamila Shamsie joins us again, this time with her new novel, 'Best of Friends'

    Beth Golay welcomes author Kamila Shamsie back to Marginalia to discuss her new novel, "Best of Friends."

    • 21 min
    Fatimah Asghar's on their debut novel, 'When We Were Sisters'

    Fatimah Asghar's on their debut novel, 'When We Were Sisters'

    Beth Golay talks to filmmaker, educator, and performer, Fatimah Asghar about their debut novel, When We Were Sisters.

    • 25 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
19 Ratings

19 Ratings

l love it but l want an update ,

Pretty good

I’ve just discovered you, because I was searching for that THE LINCOLN HIGHWAY: AMOR TOWLES interview and I liked how the interviewer let the author talks without cutting him out, anyway I think I’m gonna be checking out this pod to find my favorite authors and also for finding someone new to read, KEEP GONING👍

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Top notch

Never miss an episode!

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Jenny Offill interview

If I were Jenny Offill, I’d consider the Marginalia interview fun, and not work. This and the NYT podcast I heard not long ago, make me curious enough about her style to read “Dept. of Speculation.”

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