#1735: Richard Powers "Bewilderment" | The Book Show

October 19, 2021 00:27:40
#1735: Richard Powers "Bewilderment" | The Book Show
The Book Show
#1735: Richard Powers "Bewilderment" | The Book Show
/

Show Notes

Author Richard Powers won the Pulitzer Prize for the #1 New York Times bestseller, “The Overstory.” His latest novel, “Bewilderment,” has already been shortlisted for the 2021 Booker Prize and longlisted for the 2021 National Book Award for Fiction.

Photo courtesy of W.W. Norton.

Episode Transcript

No transcript available...

Other Episodes

Episode

October 15, 2019 00:30:00
Episode Cover

#1630: Jacqueline Woodson’s “Red At The Bone”

Jacqueline Woodson is the New York Times-bestselling and National Book Award-winning author of “Another Brooklyn” and “Brown Girl Dreaming.” Her latest novel, “Red at the Bone,” tells how an unexpected teenage pregnancy pulls together two families from different social classes, and exposes the private hopes, disappointments, and longings that can bind or divide us from […] ...

Listen

Episode

December 17, 2019 00:30:00
Episode Cover

#1639: Sharon Olds’ “Arias”

Sharon Olds is renowned for poetry that examines marriage, motherhood, intimacy, and the human condition. She is the author of 13 books of poetry and received both the Pulitzer Prize and England’s T. S. Eliot Prize. Her new collection, “Arias,” explores political conscience, race and class in poems delivered with operatic passion, anguish and solo […] ...

Listen

Episode

December 01, 2020 00:27:35
Episode Cover

#1689: Fannie Flagg “The Wonder Boy Of Whistle Stop” | The Book Show

This week on The Book Show, Fannie Flagg discusses her sequel to the New York Times bestseller Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Café. The new novel, The Wonder Boy of Whistle Stop; traces what happened to the beloved characters in Fried Green Tomatoes.     ...

Listen