This series opens up a world of ideas through host Terry Tazioli's discussions of the latest books and his conversations with noted authors. Following each interview, Seattle Timesbook editor Mary Ann Gwinn (former VP of the National Book Critics Circle) joins Tazioli to explore the literary themes of that week's book and to recommend related authors and other reading material.
Well Read Previous Broadcasts
Geraldine Brooks, The Secret Chord (Episode #529)
KQED World: Fri, May 6, 2016 -- 3:00 AM
With more than two million copies of her novels sold, New York Times best-selling author Geraldine Brooks takes on one of literature's richest and most enigmatic figures: King David. Brooks takes Well Read through his journey from obscurity to fame, from shepherd to soldier, from hero to traitor, from beloved king to murderous despot and into his remorseful and diminished dotage.
- KQED World: Fri, May 6, 2016 -- 10:00 AM