Archive for March, 2008

Susan Shapiro Barash Interview

March 30th, 2008 by Lewis Frumkes


little-white-lies-deep-dark-secretsSusan and I know each other a long time and over the years I have watched Susan carve out a niche for herself as one of the more astute observers of contemporary women’s issues. In this interview we discuss some of Susan’s research into why women lie, among other things.

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Ceridwen Dovey Interview

March 23rd, 2008 by Lewis Frumkes


blood-kinI interview the South African wunderkind Ceridwyn Dovey who is only 27, but brilliant and gorgeous. Her novel BLOOD KIN, received glowing reviews and notices. She is clearly someone you should know about.

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John Burnham Schwartz Interview

March 16th, 2008 by Lewis Frumkes


the-commonerJohn is a formidable writer, low key but good.

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Nicholson Baker Interview

March 9th, 2008 by Lewis Frumkes


human-smokeSince I reviewed Nicholson Baker for the New York Times Book Review years ago,  he has become one of our most inventive and daring writers, unafraid to experiment stylistically or  raise hackles wherever he thinks necessary. Often writing with his tongue lodged firmly in his cheek, Nicholson skewers his targets with an immense erudition.

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Linda Fairstein Interview

March 2nd, 2008 by Lewis Frumkes


killer-heatOne of America’s great legal experts on crimes of sexual assault and domestic violence. Linda talks about her latest book Killer Heat.

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