Top Site Navigation
Here is an explanation of the top pages at the Writer's Cafe.
The "news" page is this page which you are currently reading.
The "interviews" pages feature individual audio interviews with an author about an individual book. Browse our interviews page which lists all our our audio interviews by book and author. Or, select a topic from our "Interview Topics" sidebar to browse a list of books by topic.
The "canadian history wiki" is a forthcoming section which will be a Wikipedia-style section dedicated to books and writing on books and topics in Canadian history.
Friends of the Writer's Cafe
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.
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.
New From Gutenburg
New York Review of Books
From Fifty Shades to The Dark Tower to T2 to It, we break down 2017's most anticipated book-to-film adaptations (Sat, 14 Jan 2017 09:00:00 -0500)
NEW YORK — William Peter Blatty, the
author of “The Exorcist,” has died. He
was 89. (Fri, 13 Jan 2017 12:03:20 -0500)
Watership Down author Richard Adams has died. (Tue, 27 Dec 2016 16:49:22 -0500)
The last time Roch Carrier went skating was 15 years ago, when he fell and broke his kneecap trying out a new pair of blades. (Sat, 24 Dec 2016 13:05:42 -0500)
April Wine star shares highs, lows in memoir (Thu, 15 Dec 2016 17:28:08 -0500)
The rarest of Harry Potter books has sold at auction for a whopping $469,000. (Tue, 13 Dec 2016 19:35:40 -0500)
The Writer's Cafe Bookstore