In Their Own Words
By Lenoir-Rhyne University Visiting Writers Series
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In Their Own Words, the Visiting Writers Series at Lenoir-Rhyne University believes that reading is an essential element in the creation of vibrant communities. This podcast will feature interviews with the visiting writers.
||In Their Own Words Ep.5 - Jeannette Walls||Author Jeannette Walls discusses what informed the decisions she made during the writing of her NY Times bestseller autobiography - The Glass Castle. --- The In Their Own Words podcast is a production of Lenoir-Rhyne University and Jackson Group Interacti||6 11 09||Free||View In iTunes|
||In Their Own Words Ep.4 - Tess Gallagher and Paula Meehan||Poets Tess Gallagher (Instructions to the Double, Dear Ghosts, Words) and Paula Meehan (No Blame, Reading the Sky, Mrs. Sweeney) sat down and discussed the influence of time on their work during a recent visit to Lenoir-Rhyne University. --- The In Their||29 10 09||Free||View In iTunes|
||In Their Own Words Ep.3 - Marisha Pessl||Novelist Marisha Pessl made her literary debut with Special Topics in Calamity Physics (2006), which the New York Times called a Notable Book of the Year and an Editor's Choice, while Time magazine listed the work as one of Publishing's Next Page Turners.||12 10 09||Free||View In iTunes|
||In Their Own Words Ep.2 - Richard Rodriguez||Dr. Rand Brandes sits down with visiting writer Richard Rodriguez to discuss Rodriguez's work and what inspires him. Rodriguez was primarily a journalist and essayist who gained national attention in 1982 with the publication of his collection of autobio||21 9 09||Free||View In iTunes|
||In Their Own Words Ep.1 - An Introduction||In this first episode of the In Their Own Words podcast Dr. Rand Brandes gives listeners a brief overview of what the Writers Series at Lenoir-Rhyne University is all about. --- The In Their Own Words podcast is a production of Lenoir-Rhyne University and||21 9 09||Free||View In iTunes|