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Madison BookBeat
Madison BookBeat
Stu Levitan, Angie Trudell Vasquez, Devin Trudell, Jonas Gomez Tijerino, George Dreckmann

Madison BookBeat highlights local Wisconsin authors and authors coming to Madison for book events. It airs every Monday afternoon at 1pm on... more

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Nick Vander Puy On The HELP Campaign To Save The Penokees

Madison Book Beat host Gil Halsted sits down in the studio with Nick Vander Puy, journalist and author of the... more

20 Mar 2023 · 50 minutes
Poet Jameka Williams On Sex, Race, And Kim Kardashian

In this edition of Madison Book Beat, host Andrew Thomas speaks with Jameka Williams about her Brittingham Prize-winning debut poetry... more

06 Mar 2023 · 52 minutes
Frank Emspak, "Troublemaker: Saying No to Power," part 2

Stu Levitan welcomes WORT’S own Frank Emspak for a special pledge drive conversation about his new memoir Troublemaker: Saying No... more

06 Mar 2023 · 53 minutes
Author Kathryn Harlan On The Sensual And Unsettling In Storytelling

In this edition of Madison Book Beat, host Andrew Thomas speaks with Kathryn Harlan about her book of short stories, Fruiting Bodies... more

06 Feb 2023 · 52 minutes
Brian J. Kramp, "This Band Has No Past: How Cheap Trick Became Cheap Trick"

Stu Levitan welcomes Brian J Kramp, author of a book about a world-famous band that is technically from Rockford IL,... more

30 Jan 2023 · 1 hour, 10 minutes
100 Umbrellas by Ron Czerwien

Angie Trudell Vasquez interviews Ron Czerwien on his new collection of poetry, 100 Umbrellas, published by Bent Paddle Press.

23 Jan 2023 · 52 minutes
Joel Selvin, "Sly And The Family Stone: An Oral History"

Stu Levitan welcomes back to the show the award-winning journalist, music critic and author Joel Selvin for a conversation about... more

09 Jan 2023 · 58 minutes
Michael Massey, "More: A Memoir"

Stu Levitan welcomes Madison native Michael Massey, the award-winning composer, songwriter, pianist and performer whose musical resume include co-founding... more

02 Jan 2023 · 1 hour, 6 minutes
Dennis Punzel, "Point Wisconsin! The Road to a National Title for Kelly Sheffield & The Wisconsin Badgers."

Stu Levitan welcomes veteran sportswriter and Madison native Dennis Punzel for a conversation about his new book about the Wisconsin... more

26 Dec 2022 · 1 hour, 38 minutes
Waterbaby By Nikki Wallschlaeger

Madison BookBeat host Angie Trudell Vasquez interviews Nikki Wallschlaeger (https://nikkiwallschlaeger.com/) on Waterbaby, her third collection of poetry. Poems read include... more

19 Dec 2022 · 52 minutes
Madison BookBeat
Nick Vander Puy On The HELP Campaign To Save The Penokees
Madison BookBeat