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For people who read, for people who write, for people who want to publish, or for people who are just curious…What do writers think? What do writers really do? Find out – listen to THE LAST WORD: Conversations with Writers every Wednesday at 4 pm with host, Abigail Adler
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Aug 18, 2016

KSFR RADIO 101.1 FM SANTA FE NM

Brian Volck

Producer and Host: Abigiai Adler

Brian Volck is a writer and pediatrician. Author of Attending Bodies: A Doctor's Education in Bodies and Words. This latest book is a memoir of Volck's years treating children on the Navajo Reservation, at a inner city community health center in Kentucky, and in Honduras. Volck just published his first collection of Poetry, Flesh Becomes Word.

Aug 16, 2016
KSFR RADIO 101.1 FM SANTA FE NM
 
Producer and Host, Abigail Adler
 
Guest: Joseph Badal
 
Joseph Badal is best known for his detective novels and international thrillers, such as the Danforth Series. After a career in high finance, Badal decided to become the writer he was always meant to be. He draws from knowledge he acquired during six years in the US military, stationed in exotic international locations. An enthusiastic blurb from author Tony Hillerman for his first book, helped launch Badal's writing career.
Aug 4, 2016
KSFR RADIO 101.1 SANTA FE NM
 
Producer and Host, Abigail Adler
 
Guest: Dan Flores
 
 
Dan Flores is the author of ten books including two published in 2016, COYOTE AMERICAN and AMERICAN SERENGETI, THE LAST BIG ANIMALS OF THE GREAT PLAINS. Flores is an eminent environmental historian, A.B Hammond Chair in Western History Emeritus at the University of Montana. 
Jul 21, 2016

KSFR RADIO 101.1 FM SANTA FE NM

Producer and host: Abigail Adler

Guest: Jose Skinner

Author, Jose Skinner is the co-founder/director of the MFA program at The University of Texas Pan America. His short stories have been published in many literary journals. Skinner has published two books of stories: FLIGHT AND OTHER STORIES and THE TOMBSTONE RACE.

Jul 20, 2016

KSFR RADIO 101.1 FM SANTA FE NM

 

John Yohe is a writer, Essayists and Poet. He has published extensively on the internet. His essay about hiking in the Grand Canyon is included in the recently published book, On Foot, a collection of essays about hiking in the Grand Canyon. His daytime job? Fire lookout in the Santa Fe National Forest overlooking the Valles Caldera. 

Jul 7, 2016
KSFR RADIO 101.1 FM SANTA FE NM
 
Producer and Host: Abigail Adler
Guest: Michael Scofield
 
Writer and teacher, Michael Schofield launches his latest book, Decicated Lives, Interviews with Thirteen Santa Fe Good Samaritans, in September 2016. As a poet and successful writer for Hi-Tech companies, Michael offers a wealth of practical tips for writing just about anything.
Jun 30, 2016

KSFR RADIO 101.1 FM SANTA FE NM

Producer and Host: Abigail Adler

Guest: Janie Chodosh

 

Janie Chodosh has a deep interest in natural history that comes out in her writing and parallel careers. Her new book, Interviews with Conservationists, co-authored with Lori Robinson, is due out on Earth Day 2017. She is also the author of Death Spiral - the first in a series of mysteries for young adults.

Jun 23, 2016

KSFR RADIO 101.1 FM SANTA FE NM

Producer and Host: Abigail Adler

Guest: William DeBuys

 

William DeBuys is a dedicated environmental activist and advocate for wild lands.  He is the author of nine books all of which have received awards and critical acclaim.Among his best known books are The Walk and The Great Aridness. His latest book, The Last Unicorn, was published in 2015. DeBuys lives on a small farm in northern New Mexico where he lives to write and writes to live.

Jun 22, 2016
KSFR RADIO 101.1 FM SANTA FE NM
 
 
Producer and Host: Abigail Adler
Guest: John Biscello
 
 
 
John Biscello is an author, poet, and playwright.  Biscello's life and work traces his odyssey from Brooklyn to Taos with a dose of magical realism along the way. His two novels, Broken Land: A Brooklyn Tale and Raking The Dust, illustrate the author's ability to tell a story on more than one plane of reality.
Jun 9, 2016

KSFR RADIO 101.1 FM SANTA FE NM

Host and Producer: Abigail Adler

Guest: Sharon Neiderman 
Sharon Neiderman has published Novels, Cookbooks, Guide Books, Magazine and Newspaper Articles. Her cookbooks include New Mexico Farm To Table and Hellish Rellish. Neiderman travels the southwest looking for adventure and recipes.
Jun 1, 2016

KSFR RADIO 101.1 FM SANTA FE NM

Producer and Host: Abigail Adler

Guest: Jack Loeffler

Jack Loeffler is a writer, pioneering environmentalist, Historian, musician and ethnomusicologist. He is renowned as an advocate for the natural world and champion of people who live on the land with respect. Jack has written five books including Headed Upstream: Interviews With Iconoclasts and Adventures With Ed: A Portrait of Abbey. Loeffler has also produced hundreds of recordings and radio shows. He was one of the founders of Black Mesa Defense Fund, an environmental group with radical ideas.

May 25, 2016

KSFR RADIO 101.1 FM SANTA FE NM

Producer and Host: Abigail Adler

Guest: Forrest Fenn

Forrest Fenn is a writer, gallery owner, and former fighter Pilot. For many years Fenn and his wife, Peggy were owners the famous Fenn Gallery in Santa Fe New Mexico. Forrest Fenn has written many books about artists. He has also published his memoirs in several volumes including The Thrill of the Chase and Too Far to Walk. Fenn has attracted national attention since he announced that he has buried a treasure of gold and jewels worth more than a million dollars somewhere in the Rocky Mountains.

May 18, 2016

KSFR RADIO 101.1 FM SANTA FE, NM

Producer and Host, Abigail Adler.

Guest: Dale Lotreck: Writer, Poet, Screenwriter, Reformed Graffiti Artist

Dale Lotrek's  life has been an odesssy from the suburban deserts of Connecticut to the urban desert of NYC, to Texas and finally to the true high desert landscape of New Mexico. Some of that journey is chronicled as fiction in his book Ruby Leaving Texas. Lotreck's writing career began in the 1980s on the lower east side of N Y where he was the notorious graffiti artist…Whiteboy. Under the category of graffiti, Lotreck created murals -some with statements included. His latest book , published last year, is All Those Pretty Bottles: Thoughts and Observations at the End of the World

May 11, 2016

KSFR RADIO 101.1 FM SANTA FE, NM

Producer and Host, Abigail Adler.

Guest: Elizabeth J. Church 

Elizabeth J. Church grew up in Los Alamos, NM. It was an environment that gave her access both to nature and to female teachers who had advanced degrees in mathematics, chemistry, physics, biology, and other disciplines. Church practiced law for more than thirty years, focusing on mental health and constitutional law issues. A catastrophe in her life sent her in a new direction…back to her original dream of writing. She walked away from the law and wrote The Atomic Weight of Love

May 4, 2016

Conversations With Writers: Producer and Host, Abigail Adler.

Matt Donovan, Poet and Essayist

May 4, 2016

KSFR RADIO 101.1 FM SANTA FE, NM

Producer and Host: Abigail Adler

Guest: Robert Mayer

Robert Mayer is the author of fifteen books. Three of his books have been reissued in new editions during the past few years. They include Superfolks, which (for better or worse) altered the treatment of super heroes in comics and movies forever; Notes of a Baseball Dreamer, a memoir about growing up as a wannabe major leaguer in New York City; and The Dreams of Ada, the true story of two men spending life in prison for a murder they did not commit.  Mayer's articles have appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, Vanity Fair, New York Magazine, Condé Naste Traveler,and many other publications.

 

Apr 20, 2016

KSFR RADIO 101.1 FM SANTA FE NM

Producer and Host, Abigail Adler

Guest: Peter McCarthy, Director, Producer, Screenwriter

Peter McCarthy Knew early on that what he really wanted was to move to LA and make films. That's just what he did, picking up an MFA in Film production at UCLA along the way. Since then he's racked up writing, directing and producing credits on such cult films as- REPO MAN in 1983 staring Emilio Estevez: TAPE HEADS staring Gary Oldman and the film Version of CAR 54 WHERE ARE YOU? for Orion Pictures. His latest project which he wrote produced and directed is an independent film: DEATH AND TAXES ---filmed here in NM

 

Apr 13, 2016

Conversations With Writers: Producer and Host, Abigail Adler.

Guest: Lucy Moore

Lucy Moore is a writer and mediator.While living on the Navajo Reservation in the 1960s, Moore served as a Justice of the Peace, in addition to teaching and selling car insurance.Her first book, “Into the Canyon: Seven Years in Navajo Country” (University of New Mexico Press 2004) won the Best Memoir award from Women Writing the West in 2005. In her latest book, “Common Ground on Hostile Turf: Stories from an Environmental Mediator,” (Island Press 2013), Moore shares stories about 10 challenging, controversial situations she navigated as a mediator.

Apr 6, 2016

KSFR RADIO 101.1 FM SANTA FE NM

Producer and Host, Abigail Adler

Guest: Robert Wilder

Robert Wilder wrote a column for The Santa Fe Reporter---the title-  Daddy Needs A Drink. The book is about the trials and tribulations of parenting two children…who are now well into their teens. Now there's the book --Daddy Needs A Drink and Tales From The Teacher's Lounge ,both published by Delacort-Random House. The books have been optioned for film and a TV series. Meanwhile, Wilder continues to teach English to teens and also runs workshops for adults.

Mar 30, 2016

KSFR RADIO 101.1 FM SANTA FE NM

Producer and Host: Abigail Adler

Guest: Lauren Camp

Lauren Camp is the author of two collections of poetry, This Business of Wisdom  and The Dailiness , winner of the National Federation of Press Women 2014 Poetry Book Prize. In addition to her books, Camp has released a CD of her poetic fragments based on collected women’s stories, entitled "I am and You are". She has performed at libraries, theaters, house concerts, cafés, art centers and outdoors — frequently in collaboration with jazz and experimental musicians. Camp began her creative career as a visual artist exhibiting both nationally and internationally.

 

Mar 23, 2016

KSFR RADIO 101.1 FM SANTA FE NM

 

Producer and Host: Abigail Adler

Guest: Steve Terrell

Steve Terrell is the political reporter and columnist for the Santa Fe New Mexican. For decades he has been the go-to guy for in depth, reliable, insightful coverage of politics in this state. He is the voice behind "Roundhouse Roundup: The Blog". In another life…He's the main man for late night radio here on KSFR Friday and Sunday nights with his "Santa Fe Opry "show---country and hillbilly  sound and Sunday nights for "Terrell's Sound World" …for sounds of garage punk, soul and R& B free-form music. He also has a music blog…"Terrell's Tune-Up"

 

Mar 16, 2016

KSFR RADIO 101.1 FM SANTA FE, NM

Producer and Host: Abigail Adler

Guest: Ellen Berkovitch

Since Ellen Berkovitch arrived in New Mexico in 1993, she has published articles in Artforum, Art&Auction, Los Angeles Weekly, The New York Times, and many design publications. Berkovitch was a staff writer for Santa Fe New Mexican-Pasatiempo. Leaping into the digital world- in Martch 2009- Berlkovitch became publisher and editor of the online arts magazine of AdobeAirstream, the first daily online magazine for cultural creatives in the Rocky Mountain West. AdobeAirstream.  In 2016, Ellen Berkovitch became News Director at KSFR Radio.

 

 

Mar 9, 2016

KSFR RADIO 101.1 FM SANTA FE, NM

Producer and Host: Abigail Adler

Guest: Joe Hayes, Storyteller

Joe Hayes has been a spell-binding story teller for 34 years. He spends a good part of his summer evenings regaling young and old alike at the Wheelwright museum in Santa Fe, NM. Hayes is a treasury of Spanish, Cuban, English and Irish folk tales. Hayes has written twenty-seven books for young people in Spanish and English.

 

 

 

Mar 2, 2016

Conversations With Writers: Host, Abigail Adler.

Feb 24, 2016

KSFR RADIO 101.1 FM SANTA FE, NM

Producer and Host: Abigail Adler

Guest: Henry Shukman

Henry Shukman has published books of fiction, memoir and poetry. His poems have appeared in many publications including the New Re[public, The Guardian, The Times and the London Review of Books. He has been a travel writer from the NY Times. Shukman has written book reviews for there NY Times and The Times Literary Supplement.

Henry Shukman is a Zen Buddhist teacher in the Sanbo Zen lineage. He is currently the teacher at Mountain Cloud Zen Center in santa Fe. His articles about Buddhism have appeared in Tricycle and other Buddhist publications.

 
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