Michigan Writers on the Air (fourth Thursday of each month)

Michigan Writers on the Air - January 23, 2012

Jan 23, 2013

<p><span>On the January Michigan Writers on the Air program, award-winning writer Patricia Ann McNair will read a short memoir set in northern Michigan. Then there will be an encore interview with Paula McLean, author of the NYT bestseller,<span class="Apple-converted-space"> </span></span><em>A Paris Wife.</em><span><span class="Apple-converted-space"> </span>At the end, poet and essayist Fleda Brown will provide a commentary on contemporary American poet Chana Bloch.</span></p>

Michigan Writers on the Air - January 23, 2012

Jan 23, 2013

<p><span>On the January Michigan Writers on the Air program, award-winning writer Patricia Ann McNair will read a short memoir set in northern Michigan. Then there will be an encore interview with Paula McLean, author of the NYT bestseller,<span class="Apple-converted-space"> </span></span><em>A Paris Wife.</em><span><span class="Apple-converted-space"> </span>At the end, poet and essayist Fleda Brown will provide a commentary on contemporary American poet Chana Bloch.</span></p>

Michigan Writers on the Air - December 26, 2012

Dec 26, 2012

Michigan Writers on the Air - December 26, 2012

Dec 26, 2012

Michigan Writers on the Air - November 28, 2012

Nov 28, 2012

Michigan Writers on the Air - November 28, 2012

Nov 28, 2012

Michigan Writers On The Air - October 2012

Oct 31, 2012

Michigan Writers On The Air - October 2012

Oct 31, 2012

Michigan Writers on the Air - September 2012

Sep 26, 2012

Michigan Writers on the Air - August 22, 2012

Aug 22, 2012

Michigan Writers on the Air - August 22, 2012

Aug 22, 2012

This month on Michigan Writers on the Air, Aaron Stander talks with Professor Gail Griffin about her dramatic memoir, Events of October: Murder-Suicide on a Small Campus. Then best-selling novelist Ellen Airgood will read from and discuss her new book, Prairie Evers. At the end Fleda Brown will provide a commentary on contemporary American poet Michael Waters.

Michigan Writers On The Air - July 25, 2012

Jul 25, 2012

Michigan Writers On The Air - June 27, 2012

Jun 27, 2012

Michigan Writers On The Air - May 23, 2012

May 23, 2012

Michigan Writers on the Air - April 25, 2012

Apr 25, 2012

<p><span>This month on Michigan Writers on the Air, Aaron Stander will have a conversation with two poets at very different points in their careers, Jennifer Steinorth and Fleda Brown, </span><span>Then poet Arturo Mantecon will explain the special challenges of translating poetry from Spanish to English<em>. </em>At the end Fleda Brown will provide some final reflections on National Poetry Month.</span></p>

Michigan Writers on the Air - March 28, 2012

Mar 28, 2012

<p>This month on Michigan Writers on the Air, Aaron Stander will have a conversation with Ben Busch about his stunning new memoir, <em>Dust to Dust.</em> Then playwright Anne-Marie Oomen and Director Janette Mason will explain how new plays are revised during the rehearsal process<em>. </em>At the end Fleda Brown will provide a commentary on the current Poet Laureate of the United State, native Detroiter, Phillip Levine .</p>

Michigan Writers on the Air - February 22, 2012

Feb 22, 2012

<p>This month on Michigan Writers on the Air, Aaron Stander will have a conversation with Jack Driscoll about his new collection of short stories, <em>The World of a Few Minutes Ago.</em>Also this month Teresa Scollon will read from her new collection of poems, <em>To Embroider the Ground with Prayer,</em>and Fleda Brown will provide a retrospective on the work of Michigan poet Judith Minty.</p>

Michigan Writers on the Air - January 25, 2012

Jan 23, 2012

<p>This month on Michigan Writers on the Air, we will be rebroadcasting two popular interviews from our 2011 programs: Paula McLain discussing her bestselling book on Ernest and Hadley Hemingway, <em>The Paris Wife</em>, and one of the grand masters of American crime fiction, Sara Paretsky, discussing her long-running relationship with detective V.I. Warshawski. At the end, regular contributor, poet and essayist Fleda Brown will review a new book by poet Linda Paston.</p>

Michigan Writers On The Air -- December 2011

Dec 28, 2011

<p>This month on the show we talk with one of the region's more popular authors: Jerry Dennis, on his recent essay collection <em>The Windward Shore.</em> Also Frank Slaughter talks about his debut novel, <em>Echoes of a Distant Thunder</em>. The show airs Wednesday and Sunday at 1:00pm.</p>

Michigan Writers on the Air - December 2011

Dec 28, 2011

<p>This month on Michigan Writers on the Air, Aaron Stander will have a conversation with Jerry Dennis about his new collection of essays, <em>The Windward Shore: Winter on the Great Lakes</em>. Also this month, Frank Slaughter will read from his terrific debut novel <em>Echoes of a Distant Thunder</em>, and Fleda Brown will review Jim Daniels' newest book, <em>Have a Little Talk with Capital P Poetry.</em></p>

Michigan Writers On The Air - October 19, 2011

Nov 29, 2011

<p>On this month's "Michigan Writers on the Air" host Aaron Stander talks with former ad man George Dila about his new collection of short stories, "Nothing More to Tell." Loreen Niewenhuis will talk about her book, "A 1000-Mile Walk on the Beach." And poet and regular contributor Fleda Brown will review Laura Kasischke's latest volume of poetry. </p>

Michigan Writers On The Air - November 23, 2011

Nov 23, 2011

<p>This month on Michigan Writers on the Air, Aaron Stander will have a conversation with Jim Harrison about his newest novel, <em>The Great Leader</em>, and Fleda Brown will be reviewing Harrison's newest book of poetry,<em>Songs of Unreason</em>. Also this month, Steve Amick, Anne-Marie Oomen, and Keith Taylor will read excerpts from their stories in a new collection from Wayne State University Press: <em>Ghost Writers: Us Haunting Them.</em></p>

Michigan Writers on the Air - October 26, 2011

Oct 24, 2011

<p>This month on Michigan Writers on the Air, Aaron Stander will have a conversation with veteran ad-man George Dila about his new collection of short stories, <em>Nothing More to Tell</em>. Then he will talk with Loreen Niewenhaus about her book, <em>A 1000-mile Walk on the Beach.</em> At the end, regular contributor, poet and essayist Fleda Brown will review Laura Kasischke's newest volume of poetry.</p>

Michigan Writers on the Air - September 28, 2011

Sep 28, 2011

<p>This month on Michigan Writers on the Air, Aaron Stander will be having a conversation with Elizabeth Buzzelli about her newest crime novel, <em>Dead Dogs and Englishmen</em>. In the middle he will be chatting with Veteran Journalist Jacob Wheeler about his book on third-world adoptions,<em>Between Light and Shadow</em>.  At the end, regular contributor, poet and essayist Fleda Brown will share some thoughts on American poet Edna St. Vincent Millay<strong>.</strong></p>

Michigan Writers on the Air - August 31, 2011

Aug 31, 2011

<p>This month on Michigan Writers on the Air, Aaron Stander will be talking with Bonnie Jo Campbell about her bestselling new novel, <em>Once Upon a River</em>.  In the middle he will be chatting with one of Michigan's most celebrated writers, Gloria Whelan, about her two newest young adult novels. At the end, regular contributor, poet and essayist Fleda Brown will share some thoughts on contemporary American poet J. Allyn Rosser. </p>

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