Full List of Authors

Lewis Frumkes has interviewed hundreds of authors over the last twenty years. Browse the list below to find your favorite and please send us an email if we haven’t uploaded the interview yet.

Buzz Aldrin

Isabel Allende

Mark Alpert
Martin Amis
Louis Anderson
Roger Angell
John Asbberry
Margaret Atwood

Lisa Dickler Awano


David Baldacci
Nicholson Baker

Russell Baker
Russell Banks

Susan Shapiro Barash
Clive Barker
Julian Barnes

Gina Barreca
Sidney Biddle Barrows
Dave Barry
John Barth

Hyatt Bass
Ann Beattie
Anne Bernays
Bruce Bliven
Naomi Blivin
Lawrence Block

Stefan Merrill Block
Roy Blount Jr.
Judy Blume
Tom Bodett
Sisela Bok
Bill Bonanno
T. Corraghassan Boyle
Ray Bradbury
Barbara Taylor Bradford
Joe Bob Briggs
Helen Gurley Brown
Sandra Brown
Laurent de Brunhoff
Edna Buchanan
Christopher Buckley
James Lee Burke
Wiliam Burroughs
Leo Buscaglia
A.S. Byatt


Joseph Caldwell

Ethan Canin
Stephen Carter
Christopher Cerf
Michael Chabon

Grace Chang
Carol Channing
Patricia Chao
Ben Cheever
Susan Cheever
Nicholas Christopher
Sondra Cisneros
Carol Higgins Clark
Mary Higgins Clark
Jeanette Conant

Michael Connelly
Avery Corman
Catherine Coulter
Clive Cussler


Kiana Davenport

Andrew Davidson
Thulani Davis
Jeffrey Deaver
Nelson DeMille
Alan Dershowitz
Joan Didion
Phyllis Diller

Andrea Di Robilant

Ceridwen Dovey
Roddy Doyle
Peter Duchin
Dominick Dunne
Freeman Dyson


Yvette Eastman
Fernanda Everstadt
Brett Easton Ellis
Jason Epstein
Louise Erdrich


Linda Fairstein

Gerald Feinberg
Bruce Feirstein
Raoul Felder
Joseph Finder
Jonathan Safran Foer
Dick Francis
Bruce Jay Friedman
Lewis Burke Frumkes

Roy Frumkes
Robert Fulghum
Alan Furst


Christina Garcia

Meg Gardiner
Howard Gardner
William Gass
Murray Gell-Mann
Margaret Geller

Nelson George

Keith Gessen

Emily Giffin
Barry Gifford
Brendan Gill
Penn Gillette
Carol Gilligan
Harrison Goldin
Olivia Goldsmith
Rebecca Goldstein

Adam Gopnik
Mary Gordon

Heywood Gould

David Grann
Francine Du Plessix Gray
Dan Greenburg
John Grisham
Lewis Grizzard
Andy Grove
Bob Guccione
Alan Gurganus
A.R. Gurney


Jeanette Haime
David Halberstan
Pete Hamill
Elizabeth Hardwick

Colin Harrison
Josephine Hart
Kitty Carlisle Hart
Melinda Haynes
Amy Hemply
Tony Hendra
Theodore Hesburgh
Oscar Hijuelos
Jane Stanton Hitchcock
Alice Hoffman
Geoffrey Holder
A.M. Homes
Bel Hooks

Janette Turner Hospital
Maureen Howard
Arianna Huffington
Josephine Humphreys
Evan Hunter (aka Ed McBain)

Harry Hurt III

Siri Hustvedt


Susan Isaacs
Kazou Ishiquro
Pico Iyer


Rona Jaffe
P.D. James
Tama Janowitz
Gish Jen

Reverend Jen
Erica Jong


Michio Kaku
Joseph Kanon
Stanley Kaplan
Bel Kaufman
Judith Kelman
Thomas Kennealy

A. L. Kennedy

Kerry Kennedy
Galway Kinnell
Michael Korda
Jerzy Kosinski

Sana Krasikov
Nicola Kraus
Harold Kushner


Wally Lamb
Anne Lamott

Nam Le
David Leavitt
Richard Lederer
Chang Rae Lee
Christopher Lehmann-Haupt
Brad Leithauser
Elmore Leonard
Doris Lessing
Jonathan Lethem

Bernard Henri Levy
Anthony Lewis
Mark Leyner
John L’heureux

Yiyun Li
Alan Lightman
Penelope Lively
Bette Bao Lord
Leila Hadley Luce
Alison Lurie

Sarah Lyall


Francesca Marciano
Doug Marlette
Phillip Margolis
Steve Martini

Stephen Marks

Patricia Marx
Bobbie Ann Mason
Jackie Mason
Jeffrey Masson
Armisted Maupin
Robert Mayle
Bruce McCall

Alexander McCall Smith
Colum McCann
Thomas McCormack
Malachy McCourt
Alice McDermott
Jay McInerney

Lorrie Moore
Mary McGarry Morris
Thomas McGuane
Emma McLaughlin
Larry McMurtry
Ved Mehta
Brad Meltzer
Daphne Merkin
Susan Minot
Grace Mirabella
Rick Moody
David Morrell
Andrew Morton
Walter Mosley
Maura Moyniham
Harry Mulisch


Roy S. Neuberger

Itaber Ngeri
Sigrid Nunez


Joyce Carol Oates
Nuala O’Faolin

Sidney Offit
Ben Okri
Michael Ondaatje

Joseph O’Neil
Susan Orlean
Cynthia Ozick


Z.Z. Packer
Anne Paeker
Chuck Palhniuk
Carolyn Parkhurst
Anne Patchett
James Patterson
Suzan-Lori Parks
Elise Paschen
Arno Penzias
Anne Perry
Stephen Pinker
Joe Pistone
George Plimpton
Katha Pollit
Chiam Potok
Emily Prager
Richard Price
Francine Prose


Anna Quindlen


Ishmael Reed

Richard Reeves

Christopher Reich
Ruth Reichl
Kathy Reichs
John Riddley
Michael Ridpath

Graham Robb
Nora Robert

Roxana Robinson
Ned Rorem
Roger Rosenblatt
Isador Rosenfield
Henry Rosovsky
Judith Rossner
Arundhati Roy
Richard Russo


Oliver Sacks
Edward Said
Stephen Sandy
John Sanford
Cathleeen Schine
LeAnne Schreiber
Alex Kates Schulman
Lisa Scottolini

John Burnham Schwartz
Lynne Sharon Schwartz

J. Peter Scoblic
John Searles
Alice Sebold
Lisa See
Miranda Seymour
Larry Shames
Dani Shapiro
Wilfrid Sheed
Ken Silverman
John Simon
Mona Simpson
Polgar Sisters
Jane Smiley
Liz Smith
Martin Cruz Smith
Nicholas Sparks
Scott Spenser
Joanna Steichen
Gloria Steinem
Whit Stillman
Leo Stone
Graham Swift


Nan a Talese

Gay Talese

Paul Taylor
Edward Teller

Jean Thompson
Marian Thurm

Wells Tower

Calvin Trillin

Janette Turner Hospital


Barry Unsworth


Andrew Vachss

Charles Van Doren
Vendela Vida
Patricia Volk

Angela Von Der Lippe


Alice Walker
David Foster Wallace
Wendy Wasserstein
James Watson
Jeanette Watson
Fay Weldon
Kurt Wenzel

Colson Whitehead

Kenneth Whyte
John Edgar Wideman
Marianne Wiggins
Edward O. Wilson
Gahan Wilson

Ellen Winner
Jeanette Winterson
Alex Witchell
Tobias Wolf
Geoffrey Wolfe
Tom Wolfe
Hilma Wolitzer
Meg Wolitzer
Stuart Woods
Laura Van Wormer


A.B. Yehoshva

Leonid Yudasin


Lijia Zhang

Laura Zigman
Paul Zindel
William Zinsser

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