215 – Rebecca Makkai


Today our podcast connects with Rebecca Makkai, author of The Borrower, The Hundred-Year House, which won the Novel of the Year Award from the Chicago Writers Association, and Music for Wartime. Her work has appeared in The Best American Short Stories, Harper’s, and Tin House, among others. She lives outside Chicago with her husband and two daughters.READ MORE

200 – Kevin Staniec and Noah MacMillan

 


A live recording of our educational podcast The How, The Why with Kevin Staniec and Noah MacMillan. This program was recorded during a special night celebrating the release of Kevin Staniec‘s new novella And Then, This. The night also included a reception for Noah MacMillan‘s exhibition of paintings influenced by the book. During this episode, the author and the artist discuss the book, the paintings, and the future of 1888 Center.READ MORE