Interview with Charles Foran, author of Mordecai: The Life and Times

First appeared in Guerilla Magazine Charles Foran: Mordecai Richler was a person of notable contradictions: a Jew accused of being anti-Semitic; an ‘un-Canadian’ Canadian; a dutiful son who hated his mother. Nigel Beale: How do you think this kind of ‘definition by opposition’ played out … Continue readingInterview with Charles Foran, author of Mordecai: The Life and Times

Flannery O’Connor, Rebecca Rosenblum, Nam Le and Anne Enright: On the Short Story

First appeared in Cha: An Asian Literary Journal The following is based on a series of separate audio interviews conducted with writers Rebecca Rosenblum, Nam Le and Anne Enright for The Biblio File, a radio program/podcast hosted by Nigel Beale. During each interview three people … Continue readingFlannery O’Connor, Rebecca Rosenblum, Nam Le and Anne Enright: On the Short Story