Interview subjects are listed alphabetically. Click on a title to read the story.


what's new

music
books
movies
folkways

links
enquiries

mail

You could just read the books or look at the art.
But aren't you curious what they were thinking as they created?
We were.

A B C D E F G H I J K L M
N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


A

Maya Angelou, poet: singing, swaying & shouting


B

Robert Bakker, paleontologist: to be a dinosaur hunter

Robert Ballard, discoverer of Titanic: nerdless science

Glenn Banner, historian: bridging a historical gap

Julie Bell & Boris Vallejo, fantasy artists: two of a kind

Odds Bodkin, children's entertainer: an alternative to The Tick

Wanda E. Brunstetter, author: Plain writing

Octavia E. Butler, author: parable of the typewriter


C

Bernard Cornwell, author: making histories


D

Paula Danziger, author: sdrawkcab gnitirw

Monalisa DeGross, author: collecting words

Charles de Lint, author: issues, inspirations & stories to tell

Rita Dove, poet: breathing poetry

Richard Dreyfuss, actor: a civil discourse


E

T. Obinkaram Echewa, author: telling stories

Wesley Eure, author/actor: dinosaurs & broken toys


F

Carolyn Forche, poet: facing up to atrocities

Betty Friedan, women's rights activist/author: issues without gender

Brian Froud, Wendy Froud & Terri Windling, authors/artists: making faeries


G

Kenneth Good, anthropologist: love among the Yanomama

Jonathan Groff, actor: from wishing well to Woodstock

Kevin Guilfoile, author: casting shadows


J

Jamie Jensen, author: on the road


K

Joel Allen Kabik, actor: the tell-tale heart

Guy Gavriel Kay, author: devising worlds

Maxine Kumin, poet: the poetry of a New England landscape


L

Mercedes Lackey, author: obeying the rules

Nelson Lauver, writer/speaker: the American Story-Teller

David Levy, astronomer: falling star

Beverly Lewis, author: Plain writing

Thomas Lux, poet: poetry for the people


M

Ralphie May, comic: comedy & a need to change the world

Frank McCourt, author: living his story

David McCullough, author/historian: a little touch of Harry

Craig Moodie, author: pulled by the sea


O

Robert Olmstead, author: milking his memories


P

Keith Parkinson, fantasy artist: success in the cards

Janice Ward Parrish, author: recalling integration

Katy Payne, whale biologist: elephant songs

Penn & Teller, comedians: the science of magic & laughter

Stuart Pimm, ecologist: the balance of nature?


S

Bobby Seale, activist: proud Panther

Norman Spinrad, author: revisiting the Druid King

Amanda Sprecher, actor: saving Broadway

Nancy Springer, author: writing what she wants to read

William Styron, author: a dose of his war


T

Theodore Taylor, author: living on The Cay


U

John Updike, author: shared recollections


V

Boris Vallejo & Julie Bell, fantasy artists: two of a kind


W

Cornel West, social scientist: ordinary people

Chet Williamson, author
a devout skeptic
 Psycho writer

Terri Windling, Brian Froud & Wendy Froud, authors/artists: making faeries

Victoria Wyeth: Andy's girl