July 2017 – A Chat with Michael Copperman

Book Chat host Alan Rose talks with University of Oregon instructor Michael Copperman about his memoir of teaching in an impoverished school in the South, Teacher: Two Years in the Mississippi Delta.  

June 2017 – A Chat with Hannah Dennison

Book Chat host Alan Rose talks with author Hannah Dennison about her latest book in the Honeychurch Hall mystery series, Murderous Mayhem at Honeychurch Hall.  

March 2017 – A Chat between mystery writers Cindy Brown and Kate Dyer-Seeley

Friends and fellow mystery writers Cindy Brown (The Ivy Meadows mystery series) and Kate Dyer-Seeley (The Pacific Northwest mystery series) discuss the craft and enjoyment of writing mystery novels. (Kate also writes the Bakeshop murder mystery series, set in Ashland, as Ellie Alexander).  

January 2017 – A Chat with Kate Ristau

Guest host Alkaid Tsuki talks with Portland fantasy writer Kate Ristau about Kate’s newest novel, Clockbreakers.    

December 2016 – A Chat with Jamie Duclos-Yourdon

Local folklorist and member of the Storyteller’s Network Leslie Slape talks with Jamie Duclos-Yourdon about his debut novel, Froelich’s Ladder, a “tall tale” set in the Pacific Northwest of the 1870s.