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. 123: Perie Longo

Poet Perie Longo returns to tell host Fred Klein about her new book of poems, Baggage Claim. This is Periie’s fourth volume of poetry. Literary Gumbo: Perie Longo from Literary…

Ep. 122: Teddy Steinkellner

Teddy Steinkellner, author of the new middle school novel Trash Can Days, enlightens host Fred Klein about what’s new with kids today, including peach rings. In the guest seat this…

Ep. 121: Alan C. Fox

Author Alan C. Fox tells host Fred Klein about his varied background. Fox’s wealth of experience is documented in his new book People Tools: 54 Strategies for Building Relationships, Creating…

Ep. 120: J.F. Freedman

J.F. Freedman tells host Fred Klein about his new tough-edged crime novel set in Los Angeles, Turn Left at Doheny. Freedman’s background includes a career as a film director and…

Ep. 119: Sandra Perez Gluschankoff

Sandra Perez Gluschankoff talks with host Fred Klein about her debut novel The Last Fernandez. Sandra comes from a family of Jewish immigrants who came to Argentina after World War…

Ep. 118: Jinny Webber

Author Jinny Webber joins host Fred Klein for a discussion about her latest novel Dark Venus. This lively interview will interest anybody fascinated with Shakespeare and the actors who made…

Ep. 117: Jeremy Gold

Jeremy Gold.tells host Fred Klein about his debut mystery novel titled Death at Carp High. When he’s not writing Jeremy is a jeweler with his wife Calla Gold. Literary Gumbo:…

Ep. 115: Janet Lucy

Award-winning writer and poet Janet Lucy chats with guest host Marcia Meier about children, creativity and the writing process. Lucy’s books include Moon Mother, Moon Daughter ~ Myths and Rituals…

Ep. 114: Teddy Macker

Teddy Macker discusses poetry with guest host Marcia Meier. They share memories of late Poet Laureate Barry Spacks and Teddy reads a couple poems by Barry, as well as his…

Ep. 113: Michael Hanrahan

Michael Hanrahan gives guest host Marcia Meier a rousing synopsis of his new book The Last Extinction. The book is available in print as well as several digital formats, including…