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Walrus Interviews In the past the Writer's Cafe conducted interviews with writers of articles in The Walrus magazine. Go to our Walrus Magazine Interviews page to find a list of the interviews you can hear. Or go directly to the Walrus magazine web site.

 

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Many of the interviews at the Writer's Cafe originally aired on "Cabbages & Kings", a one-hour literary program which broadcast for about 15 years on CHUO 89.1 FM at the University of Ottawa, in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

 

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New From Gutenburg

Mogg's Cab Fare Distance Map and London Guide. by W. Mogg

Language: English ()

The Long Run by Edith Wharton

Language: English ()

The Life Story of a Black Bear by Harry Perry Robinson

Language: English ()

The Manufacture of Chocolate and other Cacao Preparations by Paul Zipperer

Language: English ()

New York Review of Books

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Miley Cyrus poses almost nude for racy book cover


Miley Cyrus has posed nearly nude for the front cover of photographer David LaChappelle's new coffee table book. (Fri, 25 Aug 2017 11:15:07 -0400)

Tragically Hip biography 'The Never-Ending Present' coming in 2018


A new biography on the Tragically Hip and band frontman Gord Downie will be published in 2018. (Wed, 16 Aug 2017 19:21:21 -0400)

Ottawa writer's 'fairy-tale mashup' wins prestigious Hugo Award for science-fiction


Ottawa writer Amal El-Mohtar has returned home a conquering hero after winning a prestigious Hugo Award.The 32-year-old author, who lives in Centretown's Golden Triangle neighbourhood, said she was shocked to see more than a dozen friends and family members greet her with placards and balloons at the Ottawa airport Monday afternoon after her trip (Tue, 15 Aug 2017 14:17:18 -0400)

Giller Prize creator Jack Rabinovitch dead at 87 after 'catastrophic fall'


Jack Rabinovitch, the beloved businessman who created the lucrative and prestigious Scotiabank Giller Prize literary award that boosted the profiles and sales of countless Canadian fiction authors, has died. (Sun, 06 Aug 2017 19:16:47 -0400)

J.K. Rowling is the world's highest paid author


Harry Potter creator J.K. Rowling has been named the highest-paid author of 2017, raking in an estimated $95 million (£72.3 million). (Thu, 03 Aug 2017 18:55:45 -0400)

Hillary Clinton titles new book 'What Happened'


Hillary Clinton is calling her new book “What Happened” and promising unprecedented candour as she remembers her stunning defeat last year to Donald Trump. (Thu, 27 Jul 2017 09:37:45 -0400)

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