Listen to John J. Miller interview Yuval Levin, author of The Great Debate: Edmund Burke, Thomas Paine, and the Birth of Right and Left . This is a book that I really need to make time to read, sounds absolutely fascinating.
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I loved The Raven Boys and from the moment I put it down was looking forward to sequel. Well, now The Dream Thieves is out and I need to get to reading it very soon. But that is my problem not yours. In the meantime, watch this video where the multi-talented Maggie Stiefvater discusses the book and much more:
I had somehow tumbled upon Matt Bell’s book on Tumblr (get it?) and added it to my want to read list before reading this interview, but Jenifer Sky really gets the intrigue going with the intro/book description: In his debut novel, In the House Upon the Dirt Between the Lake and the Woods, Matt Bell cracks us in the mind’s eye, drops us in inky waters, leaves us dripping with love potions and scarred from our innermost animal natures. A newlywed couple moves to a quiet, lakeshore...
In this is the second part of an interview with Michelle Herman we continue to discuss her writing and touch on art and the unconscious, what's next for her as a writer, as well as the Kindle Single program and changes within the publishing industry.
In this podcast author and professor of writing Michelle Herman discusses her new book Stories We Tell Ourselves, her move from novelist to "someone who writes", and more.
This week’s edition of Coffee and Markets, has Pejman Yousefzadeh and I talking with Keith Urbahn, former chief of staff to Donald Rumsfeld, to discuss his new PR firm Javelin, which is involved in book publishing from a right-of-center perspective. We discussed the relationship between traditional publishers and the conservative movement, the future of publishing and how he sees his firm playing a role in that future. Listen here.
On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Pejman Yousefzadeh and I are joined by Jay Cost to discuss his book Spoiled Rotten: How the Politics of Patronage Corrupted the Once Noble Democratic Party and now Threatens the American Republic. We discussed the history of the Democratic party’s patronage system, the state of modern Democratic politics and the implications for 2012 and beyond. Listen here.
This week’s edition of Coffee & Markets features New York Times columnist Ross Douthat, author of Bad Religion: How We Became a Nation of Heretics, and a discussion of American religion and its impact on public life. Listen here.
This week’s edition of Coffee and Markets features Dr. Larry Rosen author of iDisorder: Understanding Our Obsession with Technology and Overcoming Its Hold on Us. Pejman Yousefzadeh and I talked with Dr. Rosen about his timely and interesting book, how to recognize tech addictions, and how to lessen any unhealthy dependency that we may have on technology. Listen to the podcast. Related articles Is the Obsession with Devices a Sickness? (bits.blogs.nytimes.com) Off the Shelf: In...