Podcasts (Authors)

Pogue's Basics
December 10, 2016

Westport author and tech expert David Pogue returns with his new book Pogue’s Basics: Money: Essential Tips and Shortcuts (That No One Bothers to Tell You) About Beating the System on December 10, 2016.

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Dinitia Smith
December 8, 2016

Dinitia Smith discussed her novel "The Honeymoon," with Sybil Steinberg, Publishers Weekly contributing editor on December 8, 2016.

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Pride and Prejudice
December 3, 2016

Staples High School teachers Jamie Pacuk and Mary Elizabeth Fulco discussed Jane Austen’s "Pride & Prejudice" on December 3, 2016.

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Pride-&-Prejudice-12-3-16.mp3


Blending Families
October 25, 2016

Licensed marriage and family therapist Trevor Crow Mullineaux speaks about her book Blending Families: Merging Households with Kids 8–18 and addresses year-round strategies as well as specific tips for holidays on October 25, 2016 at the Westport Library.

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Roni Beth Tower
October 17, 2016

Former Westporter Roni Beth Tower spoke about her memoir, Miracle at Midlife, with Sybil Steinberg, Publishers Weeklycontributing editor at the Westport Library on October 17, 2016. 

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Roni-Beth-Tower-10-17-16.mp3


Healing Through Art & Words
September 12, 2016

Authors Nora Baskin (nine, ten: a 9/11 Story), Gae Polisner (The Memory of Things), Jewell Parker Rhodes (Towers Falling), Wendy Mills (All We Have Left) and Lauren Tarshis (I Survived series) discussed coping with tragedy through a writer’s lens and their new books for middle grades and young adults at the Westport Library on September 12, 2016. 

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Susan Ostrov Weisser
July 30, 2016

As a part of a year of reading Jane Austen, Dr. Susan Ostrov Weisser, a professor of English at Adelphi University, discussed Persuasion on July 30, 2016 at the Westport Library. 

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Sally Allen
June 7, 2016

Award-winning writer and teacher Sally Allen, PhD. led a workshop designed for writers and/or anyone interested in exploring how language and structure shape ideas on June 7, 2016.

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Kimberly McCreight
May 20, 2016

Kimberly McCreight, New York Times bestselling author of Reconstructing Amelia and Where They Found Her spoke about her new young adult trilogy The Outliers on May 20, 2016.

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Lauren Belfer
May 12, 2016

New York Times bestselling author Lauren Belfer spoke about her new historical fiction And After the Fire on May 12, 2016. She was introduced by Sybil Steinberg, Publisher's Weekly contributing editor.

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