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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

The Day's Work - Volume 1 by Rudyard Kipling

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Madam by Mrs. Oliphant

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The Chautauquan, Vol. 04, July 1884, No. 10 by Scientific Circle and The Chautauquan Literary

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Nathan the Wise; a dramatic poem in five acts by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing

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The Border Legion by Zane Grey

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Walking by Henry David Thoreau

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Ranskalaista laulurunoutta by Various

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France and England in N America, Part V: Count Frontenac, New France, Louis XIV by Francis Parkman

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Famous Assassinations of History from Philip of Macedon, 336 B. C., to Alexander of Servia, A. D. 19

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Fábulas by Félix Samaniego

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Absolution by Clara Viebig

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Landolin by Berthold Auerbach

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Micromegas by Voltaire

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The Irish Penny Journal, Vol. 1 No. 43, April 24, 1841 by Various

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The Kansas University Quarterly, Vol. I, No. 1 (1892) by Various

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A Plain and Literal Translation of The Arabian Nights Entertainments, Now Entitled The Book Of The T

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Le mystère de la chambre jaune. English by Gaston Leroux

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Nukki by Marcel Prévost

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The Circular Staircase by Mary Roberts Rinehart

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Christian Gellert's Last Christmas by Berthold Auerbach

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On the Improvement of the Understanding by Benedictus de Spinoza

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813 by Maurice Leblanc

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Hammer and Anvil: A Novel by Friedrich Spielhagen

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Voimistelun käsikirja by Ivar Wilskman

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New York Review of Books

from Canoe

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)

2 new Harry Potter books set to be published this fall


LONDON — Two new books from the Harry Potter universe are set to be released as part of a British exhibition that celebrates the 20th anniversary of the launch of the series. (Wed, 19 Jul 2017 09:22:47 -0400)

Summer beach reads: Here's what culture vultures need to pack on vacay


Yes, people still read. And some of us, read a lot. Now that summer has finally arrived (knock on wood, er, sand), it's the perfect time to shut off cable news, your streaming service of choice and throw away your smartphone so you can escape into an imaginary world of words and possibilities this season. (Fri, 07 Jul 2017 09:51:21 -0400)

Paddington bear creator Michael Bond dies at 91


Paddington bear creator dies (Wed, 28 Jun 2017 09:11:34 -0400)

Merlin's beard! Harry Potter marks 20th anniversary


Harry Potter turns 20 (Mon, 26 Jun 2017 10:27:17 -0400)

Margaret Atwood to get literary lifetime achievement award


Margaret Atwood is honoured by one of the oldest lit organizations. (Thu, 15 Jun 2017 17:15:57 -0400)

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