Literary Gumbo

Literary Gumbo is a weekly look at the world of writers and the publishing industry. Host Fred Klein conducts in depth interviews with a variety of scribes – from daily columnists to bestselling authors. It also includes regular updates on new books, book club favorites, and publishing news. The show’s Director, Lisa Angle, makes sure every episode is posted online, making it available to viewers nationally and internationally.

Ep. 155: Andrea Weir

Andrea Weir tells host Fred Klein about her freelance writing career. Andrea is now the author of her first novel, A Foolish Consistency. Literary Gumbo: Andrea Weir from Literary Gumbo…

Ep. 154: Patty DeDominic

Patty DeDominic shares with host Fred Klein about her adventure in big business. Patty’s latest book is Life Moments for Women: 100+ Extraordinary Women Share Turning Points in Their Lives….

Ep. 153: Sid Stebel

Author and writing teacher Sid Stebel joins host Fred Klein for a chat about writing and fellow authors such as Ray Bradbury. For more sage writing advice from Sid attend…

Ep. 152: Santa Barbara Writers Conference 2015

Santa Barbara Writers Conference owner Monte Schulz fills host Fred Klein in on all the happening at this year’s SBWC. The conference happens June 7-12, 2015 at the Hyatt on…

Ep. 151: Marilyn Tam

Author Marilyn Tam talks with host Fred Klein about her journey from serving as a CEO in the corporate world to forming her own company and nonprofit organization. Marilyn is…

Ep. 150: Libby Appel

Libby Appel reminisces with host Fred Klein about her days as artistic director of the Oregon Shakespeare Festival. Now retired, Libby’s latest book is Five Plays by Anton Chekhov. Literary…

Ep. 148: Robin Winter

Robin Winter tells host Fred Klein about her latest novel Watch the Shadows which focuses on Isla Vista – and the mysterious. Robin also pursues a career in oil painting…

Ep. 147: Sojourner Kincaid Rolle

Santa Barbara’s brand new Poet Laureate Sojourner Kincaid Rolle sits down with host Fred Klein for her first television interview in this position. Sojourner talks about her work in civil…

Ep. 146: SBBE Author Showcase

Sandy Goe from the Santa Barbara Business Expo explains to host Fred Klein how authors can sell their books in the Author Showcase at the event. The SB Business Expo…