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