Write On! Radio

A great big thanks to all of you who pledged your financial support. On Tuesday, April 16th, we speak with bestselling author CJ Box about his new Joe Pickett novel Breaking Point. He has won the Edgar, Anthony, Macavity, Gumshoe and Barry Awards, as well as the French Prix Calibre .38.

We also speak with award-winning theater artist Virginia Grise about her work. Her play Blu won the Yale Drama Series Award and a Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Award, as well as an Alliance Theatre’s Kendeda Award. And she also co-wrote The Panza Monologues.

Write On! Radio airs every TUESDAY 7 - 8 p.m. Central Time on 90.3 FM Minneapolis and 106.7 FM St. Paul and live on the web at www.kfai.org. Shows are archived for two weeks on line.

To access the Rain Taxi Review of Books Literary Events Calendar, click here.

Information about regular spoken word and open mic venues can be found at Guante's spoken word info.

For scheduling information, contact Ian Graham Leask at LeaskIan@aol.com or Steve McEllistrem at smcellistrem@yahoo.com or Antonia Felix here.

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Please mail review copies and press materials to Write On! Radio, KFAI, 1808 Riverside Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN, 55454. Attn: Producer.

Write On! Radio producers include:
* Ian Graham Leask
* Steve McEllistrem
* Lynette Reini-Grandell
* Charlotte Sullivan
* Antonia Felix
* Kristin Johnson
* GE Patterson

Our new opening and closing theme music is a variation on "Winter" by Karen Townsend, with help from Lynette Reini-Grandell. Our calendar music is also a variation on "Winter" by Karen and Lynette.



 

Recent Playlists

4/23/2013 Write On! Radio
4/16/2013 Write On! Radio

We speak with bestselling author CJ Box about his new Joe Pickett novel Breaking Point.

4/9/2013 Write On! Radio

Tuesday, April 9th. We did something a little different this week. We discussed our writing among ourselves. Steve McEllistrem, Lynette Reini-Grandell, Antonia Felix, G.E.

4/2/2013 Write On! Radio

We speak with Bruce Feiler about his new book The Secrets of Happy Families

3/26/2013 Write On! Radio

We speak with Elizabeth Graver about her new novel The End of the Point. She is also the author of the novels Awake, The Honey Thief, and Unravelling.

3/19/2013 Write On! Radio

We speak with Sun Yung Shin about her new poetry collection Rough, and Savage. She is also the author of the picture book Cooper's Lesson and the collection Skirt Full of Blac

3/12/2013 Write On! Radio

We speak with Nicholas Montemarano about his new novel The Book of Why. He is the author of a story collection If the Sky Falls, and a debut novel A Fine Place

3/5/2013 Write On! Radio

We speak with Evie Shockley about her new collection of poetry the new black, which won the Hurston/Wright Legacy Award in Poetry.

2/26/2013 Write On! Radio

We speak with Sam Savage about his new book, The Way of the Dog.

2/19/2013 Write On! Radio