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Interview #71!

The seventy-first author interview on TBPL Off the Shelf went live today. This time I interviewed Rune Christiansen about what first drew him to poetry, the most rewarding and challenging aspects of teaching, and how involved he was with the translation process of his newest book.  You can find the interview here.

This is also the second interview this year with the three authors who are coming to Thunder Bay for the Toronto International Festival of Authors (TIFA) Lit On Tour event; this year the event will be on November 5th at the Thunder Bay Art Gallery.

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Interview #70!

The seventieth author interview on TBPL Off the Shelf went live last week (whoops!) This time I interviewed Ann Hui about becoming the Globe and Mail‘s national food reporter, her new book Chop Suey Nation, and what she thought of “chop suey” dishes when she finally tried them.  You can find the interview here.

This is also the first interview of three this year with the authors who are coming to Thunder Bay for the Toronto International Festival of Authors (TIFA) Lit On Tour event; this year the event will be on November 5th at the Thunder Bay Art Gallery.

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Interview #69!

The sixty-ninth author interview on TBPL Off the Shelf went live today.  This time I interviewed Michael Haynes about why he started writing trail guides, the research involved, and why The Great Trail was published in two volumes.  You can find the interview here.

 

 

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Interview #68!

The sixty-eighth author interview on TBPL Off the Shelf went live today.  This time I interviewed Tony Cliff about all the books he is reading, how he got started in animation, and the inspiration for Delilah Dirk.  You can find the interview here.

 

 

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Interview #67!

The sixty-seventh author interview on TBPL Off the Shelf went live today.  This time I interviewed Jennifer Robson about her research process, her love for writing about the World Wars, and the inspiration for her newest novel. The Gown.  You can find the interview here!

(As a side note, there wasn’t an interview in May on TBPL Off the Shelf).

 

 

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Interview #66!

The sixty-sixth author interview on TBPL Off the Shelf went live today.  This time I interviewed Armand Garnet Ruffo about his love of form and genre, writing creative biographies, and his new book Treaty#.  You can find the interview here!

 

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Interview #65

The sixty-fifth interview on TBPL Off the Shelf went live today.  This time I interviewed fortune teller Katherine Keeping about  how she got her start fortune telling, what method of fortune telling is her favourite, and what her favourite tea is.  You can find the interview here!

 

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