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[25 Nov 2015]

The journalist and author Ann Walmsley talks about books and reading in prison and her new book, The Prison Book Club (Viking, 2015), with Joseph Planta.

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[9 Apr 2015]

The poet, podcaster, and editor-in-chief of Poetry is Dead Daniel Zomparelli talks about the local writing scene and the Read Local BC event he’s hosting, Wednesday, 15 April 2015, Roughing it in the Bush Revisited, and more, with Joseph Planta.

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[1 Apr 2015]

The executive director of the Association of Book Publishers of British Columbia Margaret Reynolds, talks to Joseph Planta about Read Local BC, and the various events between April 1st and April 22, 2015 throughout BC to showcase books and the book industry of the province.

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[11 Jun 2014]

The literary agent and poet Brian Wood discusses his work as an agent and his new collection of poetry, Winter Walk (Sakura, 2013), with Joseph Planta.

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[17 Oct 2013]

Hal Wake, the artistic director of the Vancouver Writers Festival discusses the upcoming events in and around Granville Island in Vancouver, showcasing local and international authors, with Joseph Planta.

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[12 Jun 2013]

Michael Elmer, the bookseller and proprietor of Michael’s Books, a used book store in Bellingham, Washington, discusses his shop’s 30th anniversary, the bookselling business, and more, with Joseph Planta.

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[7 May 2013]

Bookseller and enthusiast Ronald Rice discusses a collection of essays he edited, My Bookstore: Writers Celebrate Their Favorite Places to Browse, Read, and Shop (Black Dog & Leventhal, 2012), the future of bookstores, bookselling and more, with Joseph Planta.

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[12 Nov 2012]

The publisher, poet, and writer Mona Fertig discusses the publishing company she runs, Mother Tongue Publishing on the occasion of its fifth anniversary, the books she publishes, and more, with Joseph Planta.

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[12 Oct 2012]

Hal Wake, the artistic director of the Vancouver Writers Festival joins Joseph Planta once again for an annual preview of the festival, the authors expected, and the interesting events planned for readers and more, 16-21 October 2012.

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[27 Sep 2012]

Sean Cranbury, book enthusiast, blogger and bartender discusses Real Vancouver Writers’ Series events tonight and upcoming, as well as the book scene in Vancouver, with Joseph Planta.