Bookwaves Heard on:
KPFA, 94.1 FM Berkeley California, Thursdays 3:00 pm.
WRFA, 107.9 FM, Jamestown, NY
Wednesdays, 10:30 am
WERU, 89.9 FM Blue Hill and 102.9 FM, Bangor, Maine
Fridays, 5:00 am
KGHI, 91.5 FM, Westport, Washington
Sundays, 1 pm
WRFI, 91.1 FM, Watkins Glen; 88.1 FM, Ithaca; 89.9 FM, Odessa, NY
Wednesday 5:30 am
WOOL, 95.1 FM Southern VT & NH
Saturdays, 7:00 am
KRFI, 88.5 FM, Idaho Panhandle
Wednesdays, 6:00 pm
KYAQ, 91.7FM, Lincoln County Oregon
5undays, 5:30 pm.
KXCR, 90.7 FM Florence Oregon
Fridays, 11:30 am
Global Community Radio Network
Tursdays, 2:00 pm
WPHX, 101.9 Ruskin Florida
Saturdays, 11:30 am
KPPQ, 104.1 FM Venura California
KPSQ, 97.3, Fayetteville, Arkansas
Sundays 10 am,
KURU, 89.1 FM Gila NM
Fridays, 4;:00 pm
KBOO, 90.7 FM, Portland, Oregon
Between The Covers, Thursdays, 11 am
KOWA, 106.5 FM. Olympia, Wash.
KFCF, 88.1 FM, Fresno, California
Mondays, 3:00 pm
Thursdays 3:00 pm Pacific
On Line: see individual station listings.
The Bookwaves and Cover to Cover programs could not happen without the aid and assistance of the following: :
Michael Yoshida, KPFA Chief Engineer
Dev Ross, KPFA Engineer
Erica Bridgeman, KPFA Engineer
Wesley Burton, KPFA Engineer
Kona, Wonder Dog
Mar. 15, 1989 - June 17, 2007
Special thanks to: Jack Foley, Jennifer Stone, the legendary Susan Stone, Jim Bennett, members and graduates of the KPFA Apprentice Training Program, and many other KPFA staff members.
Also special thanks to all previous Cover to Cover Thursday & Probabilities former co-hosts and reviewers: Richard A Lupoff, Lawrence Davidson, Lisa Goldstein and Shelley Singer..
Special thanks to Richard Lavin at Compass Digital for his assistance on this website.
Bookwaves & Arts-Waves
These podcasts contain extended interviews of the radio shows, plus the theatre reviews.
To be updated. (taking a break)
June 8, 2017
Bookwaves: Andrew McCarthy, author of the novel Just Fly Away
June 5, 2017
Arts-Waves: Wes Craven (1939-2016)
1999 Interview with the late film director, with Richard Wolinsky & Richard A. Lupoff.
June 1, 2017
Bookwaves: Donna Seaman, author of Identity Unknown: Rediscovering Seven American Women Artists.
May 29, 2017
Arts-Waves: Octavia Butler, 1983
Interview with the late Octavia Butler, hosted by Richard Wolinsky & Richard A. Lupoff.
May 8, 2017
Arts-Waves: Jonathan Allen, co-author, Shattered: Inside Hillary Clinton’s Doomed Campaign.
May 4, 2017
Bookwaves: Peter Brook, co-director, Battlefield at ACT Geary through May 21, 2017.
May 1, 2017
Arts-Waves: Simon McBurney, actor/director, The Encounter at the Curran through May 7, 2017..
April 27, 2017
Bookwaves: Ian Rankin, author of the novel, Rather Be The Devil
April 24, 2017
Arts-Waves: Susan Faludi, author of the memoir, In The Darkroom. Rebroadcast.
April 20, 2017
Bookwaves: Ariel Levy, author of the memoir, The Rules Do Not Apply
April 17, 2017
Arts-Waves: Laura Tillman, author of The Long Shadow of Small Ghosts. Rebroadcast.
April 13, 2017
Bookwaves: Bill Pronzini, author of the novel The Violated.
April 10, 2017
Arts-Waves: Robert Hurwitt, former theatre critic, San Francisco Chronicle
April 6, 2017
Bookwaves: Paul Auster, author of 4 3 2 1
April 3, 2017
Arts-Waves: Bharati Mukerjee (1940-2017)
2011 interview: Miss New India.
March 30, 2017
Bookwaves: Otessa Moshfegh, author of Homesick for Another World.
March 27, 2017
Arts-Waves: Steven Bach (1938-2009), author of Leni: The Life and Work of Leni Riefenstahl.
Interview recorded May 7, 2007.
March 23, 2017
Bookwaves: Douglas Preston, author of The Lost City of the Monkey God.
March 20, 2017
Arts-Waves: Josh and Jacob Kornbluth: creators of the film Love and Taxes.
March 16, 2017
Bookwaves: George Saunders, author of the novel Lincoln in the Bardo.
March 13, 2017
Arts-Waves: Liesl Tommy, director, and Ayesha Jordan, actor, Eclipsed at the Curran through March 19, 2017.
KPFA Fund Drive: Feb 21-Mar 11, 2017
February 20, 2017
Arts-Waves: Dan Hoyle, writer/performer, The Real Americans, at The Marsh thru Feb. 25
February 16, 2017
Bookwaves; Pamela Rotner Sakamoto, author of Midnight in Broad Daylight: A Japanese American Family Caught Between Two Worlds.
February 13, 2017
Arts-Waves: Paul Theroux, author of Deep South
February 9, 2017
Bookwaves: Maria Semple, author of the novel Today Will Be Different
February 6, 2017
Arts-Waves: Carey Perloff interviews Khaled Hosseini, author of A Thousand Splendid Suns, and Ursula Rani Sarma, playwright of the ACT production.
February 2, 2017
Bookwaves: Cleve Jones, author of When We Rise. Q&A from January 25, 2017 event
January 30, 2017
Arts-Waves: Alison Bechdel, author of the graphic novel, and Jeanine Tesori, composer of the Tony Award winning musical Fun Home, at the Curran Theatre through February 19, 2017.
January 26, 2017
Bookwaves: Robert Olen Butler, author of the novel Perfume River.
January 23, 2017
Arts-Waves: Ashley Judd, author of All That Is Bitter and Sweet.
January 19, 2017
Bookwaves: Margot Livesey, author of Mercury
January 16, 2017
Arts-Waves: Rick Moody, author of Hotels of North America
January 12, 2017
Bookwaves: Bill Irwin, writer/performer, On Beckett, at ACT's Strand Theatre through January 22, 2017
January 9, 2017
Arts-Waves: Adam Johnson, author of Fortune Smiles and The Orphan Master's Son
January 5, 2017
Bookwaves: Rabih Alameddine, author of The Angel of History
January 2, 2017
Arts-Waves: Richard Adams (1920-2016)
Interview with the author of Watership Down and The Plague Dogs, recorded spring, 1978
December 26, 2016
December 29. 2016
Bookwaves/Arts-Waves: Anne Rice, author of Prince Lestat and the Realms of Atlantis.
December 22, 2016
Bookwaves: Jonathan Safran Foer, author of the novel Here I Am.
December 19, 2016
Arts-Waves: Emma Rice, co-adaptor & director of 946: The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips at Berkeley Rep through January 15th.
December 5, 2016
Arts-Waves: John Lahr, author of Joy Ride
December 1, 2016
Bookwaves: Jane Smiley, author of the Last Hundred Years trilogy: Some Luck, Early Warning, and Golden Age.
November 28, 2016
Arts-Waves: Martin Moran, playwright and performer, The Tricky Part and All The Rage, at A.C.T.’s Strand Theater November 29th through December 11th.
November 24, 2016
Bookwaves: Lynsey Addario, author of It’s What I Do: A Photographer’s Life of Love and War.
November 21, 2018
Arts-Waves: Arthur Laurents (1917-2011)
Interview recorded April 7, 2000. Co-hosted by Richard A. Lupoff.
November 17, 2016
Bookwaves: James Gleick, author of Time Travel
November 14, 2016
Arts-Waves: Ed Decker, Artistic Director, New Conservatory Theatre Center
November 10, 2016
Bookwaves: Marisa Silver, author of Little Nothing.
Contains links to earlier archives to 2001.
Clark Blaise & Bharati Mukherjee at Pegasus Bookstore in Berkeley, 2011
All Bookwaves shows that can be heard on-line are listed and linked alphabetically.
Frank M. Robinson (1926-2014)
Century: An Illustrated History; Waiting
Recorded February 9, 2000 (40 min)
Aired September 9, 2004 (34 min)