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AvH discusses her library

CJSW 90.9 FM – Writer’s Block episode 13

Episode 13 – AvH, Basma Kavanagh, Lawrence Hill
https://soundcloud.com/cjsw-90-9-fm/writers-block-episode-13?in=cjsw-90-9-fm/sets/writers-block

Stampede and the Westness of West

CBC Radio 1 – Daybreak Alberta for June 26, 2016

AvH discusses the stories that shaped the writing of her prose poetry book.
https://audioboom.com/boos/4748902-stampede-and-the-westness-of-the-west

Discussing her 2016 Lecture of a Lifetime

CBC Radio 1 – The Homestretch for April 27, 2016

AvH reveals how landscape shaped her perceptions and sense of story.
http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/calgary/programs/homestretch/aritha-van-herk-on-her-2016-lecture-of-a-lifetime-1.3556318

Discussing living in Calgary during the bust

CBC Radio 1 – The Eyeopener for January 26, 2016

AvH discusses her online opinion piece for the CBC.
http://www.cbc.ca/eyeopener/episode/2016/01/25/aritha-van-herk-on-living-in-calgary-during-the-bust/

“Slow Talk”

The Walrus Talks: The Art of Conversation – October 21, 2015.

CBC Moncton recorded the event. Listen to all the speakers.
http://www.cbc.ca/informationmorningmoncton/2014/10/21/the-walrus-talks-the-art-of-conversation/

“What’s with all the buzz about Bear by Marian Engel?”

CBC Radio 1 – Q for August 21, 2014

Discussing Bear by Marian Engel. AvH wrote the afterword for a recent edition of the novel.
http://www.cbc.ca/books/2014/08/whats-with-all-the-buzz-about-bear-by-marian-engel.html

What Writers Read

CBC Radio 1 – The Eyeopener for July 29, 2013

AvH discusses her reading habits.
http://www.cbc.ca/eyeopener/episode/2013/07/29/what-writers-read-aritha-van-herk/