Episode 82 — Jürgen FauthEpisode 80 — Erik LarsonEpisode 81 — Kate ChristensenEpisode 79 — Elizabeth CraneEpisode 75 — Jerry StahlEpisode 77 — Ron RashEpisode 76 — Esi EdugyanEpisode 78 — Miles Klee
06/27/2012

Episode 82 — Jürgen Fauth

Today’s episode of Other People is brought to you by Audible.com. And here’s a special offer: Right now, listeners of this program can get a free audiobook download and a free 30-day trial. To get your free audiobook, just click right here: www.audiblepodcast.com/otherpeople Jürgen Fauth is today’s guest.  He’s a co-founder of the popular online […]

06/24/2012

Episode 81 — Kate Christensen

Kate Christensen is today’s guest (photo credit:  Marion Ettlinger).  She’s the author of six novels, the fourth of which, The Great Man, won the 2008 PEN/Faulkner Award.  Her latest novel, The Astral, is now available in trade paperback from Anchor Books. The San Francisco Chronicle raves: [Christensen’s] characters’ ruminations on how the forces of love […]

06/20/2012

Episode 80 — Erik Larson

Today’s episode of Other People is brought to you by Audible.com.  And here’s a special offer:  Right now, listeners of this program can get a free audiobook download and a free 30-day trial.  To get your free audiobook, just click right here: www.audiblepodcast.com/otherpeople Erik Larson is the guest.  He’s the author of In the Garden […]

06/17/2012

Episode 79 — Elizabeth Crane

Elizabeth Crane is the guest.  She’s the author of three story collections—When the Messenger is Hot, All This Heavenly Glory, and You Must Be This Happy to Enter.  Her debut novel, We Only Know So Much, is now available from Harper Perennial. Deb Olin Unferth raves: At last a novel from Elizabeth Crane! With her […]

06/13/2012

Episode 78 — Miles Klee

Miles Klee is the guest.  He’s the author of a debut novel called Ivyland, now available from O/R Books. Publishers Weekly raves: Delightfully manic and sharply intelligent … Klee is undoubtedly a formidable talent in the making—he can make sentences crackle with an intensity and humor not seen since David Foster Wallace. And this from The […]

06/10/2012

Episode 77 — Ron Rash

**Today’s show is sponsored by Audible, which is offering a special deal to listeners of Other People.  Right now, you can get a free audiobook, along with a free 30-day trial, by visiting audiblepodcast.com/otherpeople.  Do that.  Get your freebie.  It helps the show.** Ron Rash is the guest.  He’s the author of the bestselling novel […]

06/06/2012

Episode 76 — Esi Edugyan

Esi Edugyan is the guest.  She’s a Canadian author whose novel, Half-Blood Blues,  was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize in 2011.  It won the Scotiabank Giller Prize, and is now available from Picador here in the United States. The Toronto Star raves: Destined to win a wide audience…Deftly paced in incident and tone, moving […]

06/03/2012

Episode 75 — Jerry Stahl

Jerry Stahl is today’s guest.  He’s the author of several books, including the memoir Permanent Midnight, which was adapted into a film starring Ben Stiller.  Other titles include novels like I, Fatty and Pain Killers.  And most recently, he co-authored the screenplay for the feature film Hemingway & Gellhorn, now playing on HBO. Great to […]