48 episodes

WritersCast is the voice of writers and the publishing industry. Host David Wilk interviews authors of new and forthcoming fiction, poetry and non-fiction books, talking with them about their work as writers, the stories they tell, the subjects they write about and the books they write. Writers reveal the thoughts and ideas behind their writing, and talk about a wide variety of topics of interest to their readers. Writerscast also features a series called "Publishing Talks" where publishers, technologists, and other members of the publishing community talk about the past, present, and future of books, writers and publishing. There is even a series called AuthorsVoices, where writers read their work so you can hear how the words sound when spoken by the writers who composed them.

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WritersCast is the voice of writers and the publishing industry. Host David Wilk interviews authors of new and forthcoming fiction, poetry and non-fiction books, talking with them about their work as writers, the stories they tell, the subjects they write about and the books they write. Writers reveal the thoughts and ideas behind their writing, and talk about a wide variety of topics of interest to their readers. Writerscast also features a series called "Publishing Talks" where publishers, technologists, and other members of the publishing community talk about the past, present, and future of books, writers and publishing. There is even a series called AuthorsVoices, where writers read their work so you can hear how the words sound when spoken by the writers who composed them.

    Beatrice Hitchman: All of You Every Single One

    Beatrice Hitchman: All of You Every Single One

    All of You Every Single One: A Novel – Beatrice Hitchman – Overlook Press – 978-1-4197-5693-1 – Hardcover – 320 pages – $26 – January 4, 2022 – ebook editions available at lower prices This novel is an absolutely riveting book I truly enjoyed. And happily, it introduced me to the work of Beatrice Hitchman, […]

    • 37 min
    Publishing Talks: Interview with Mark Hurst of Creative Good

    Publishing Talks: Interview with Mark Hurst of Creative Good

    Publishing Talks began as a series of conversations with book industry professionals and others involved in media and technology, mostly about the future of publishing, books, and culture. I’ve spent time talking with people in the book industry about how publishing is evolving in the context of fast-changing technology, culture, and economics. Along the way, […]

    • 44 min
    Robert Child: Immortal Valor: The Black Medal of Honor Recipients of World War II

    Robert Child: Immortal Valor: The Black Medal of Honor Recipients of World War II

    Immortal Valor: The Black Medal of Honor Recipients of World War II – Robert Child – Osprey – 9781472852854 – 288 pages – hardcover – $30 – January 11, 2022 – ebook edition available at lower prices It is remarkable to realize how few medals of honor were awarded for service during World War II […]

    • 29 min
    Publishing Talks: Interview with Jane Friedman

    Publishing Talks: Interview with Jane Friedman

    Publishing Talks started as a series of conversations with book industry professionals and others involved in media and technology, mostly talking about the future of publishing, books, and culture. It was great fun talking with people in the book industry about the evolution of publishing in the context of technology, culture, and economics. Later this […]

    • 37 min
    Sarah Vogel: The Farmer’s Lawyer: The North Dakota Nine and the Fight to Save the Family Farm

    Sarah Vogel: The Farmer’s Lawyer: The North Dakota Nine and the Fight to Save the Family Farm

    The Farmer’s Lawyer: The North Dakota Nine and the Fight to Save the Family Farm – Sarah Vogel – Bloomsbury – 9781635575262 – 432 pages – hardcover – $28 – ebook edition available at lower prices – November 2, 2021 Many Americans think of North Dakota and the other prairie states as being conservative culturally […]

    • 34 min
    Betsy Dovydenas: If You Want to Know How I Got Brainwashed

    Betsy Dovydenas: If You Want to Know How I Got Brainwashed

    If You Want to Know How I Got Brainwashed: Story and Paintings – Betsy Dovydenas – City Point Press – 978-1-947951-40-2 – 224 pages – paperback – $24 – ebook edition available at lower prices In many ways, this is a simple story. A woman becomes involved with a small local church and soon finds […]

    • 27 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
5 Ratings

5 Ratings

malfoxley ,

Great show!

David, host of the WritersCast podcast, highlights all aspects of writing and more in this can’t miss podcast! The host and expert guests offer insightful advice and information that is helpful to anyone that listens!

Wolfhowl13 ,

Thoroughly addictive

David Wilk brings new works to light. He converses with his guests but has an innate sense of when to turn the talking over to the author. He gets to the writer’s passion, not just to the topic at hand. This is a welcome breath of fresh air. Michael Wolfe

Back seat ,

Terrific

Gets right to the interview - not any of the normal wasted time fooling around at the start. Really interesting interviews.