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Tin House Nooner: Bianca Stone

On Today’s Nooner, newlywed Bianca Stone goes back to the altar as she reads from her collection Someone Else’s Wedding Vows (Tin House Books/Octopus). hhhh gggg gggg Bianca Stone grew up in Vermont, graduated from NYU’s Creative Writing Program, is the author of several poetry chapbooks, and a poetry comics series. She is the illustrator […]

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The Tin House Podcast: How To Write A Kick-Ass Essay, with Ann Hood

Too often, when writers try to write an essay, they stumble on common pitfalls like cramming too much information into too small a space, giving too much back story, or trying to write an essay for a particular column rather than writing an emotionally true one. We all have read memoirs that take our breath […]

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Tin House Nooner: Matthew Dickman

On Today’s Nooner, our own Matthew Dickman reads from a selection of his work (including a few from Mayakovsky’s Revolver, his excellent 2012 collection) that both starts the party and helps heal the wounds that inevitably occur when it ends.

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The Tin House Nooner: Jess Walter

Trick or Treat? Either way, we have slipped out of the office again to meet you for another quick burst of storytelling. So close the curtains, pour yourself a drink, unwrap some candy, and listen to Jess Walter’s “Don’t Eat Cat.” First published by Byliner, this wickedly funny send-up of zombie fiction also appears in Jess’s […]

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The Tin House Podcast: Get Me To The World On Time, with Luis Urrea

Guess whose back in your literary house? On this month’s Tin House Podcast, our man Luis Alberto Urrea preaches on the importance of place in your writing. “You don’t come from a place, you come from a story,” Luis says. “Every place you know, every place you try to create, means something because there is […]

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The Tin House Nooner: Jodi Angel

Welcome to the inaugural Tin House Podcast: Nooner Edition, a bi-monthly burst of poetry and story telling culled from our Summer Workshop reading series. On today’s Nooner, Jodi Angel reads from “Firm and Good” which Tin House was luck enough to publish twice. First appearing in our 2013 Summer Reading issue, it is also featured in […]

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The Tin House Podcast: On the Couch, with Aimee Bender & Steve Almond

On the couch with Aimee Bender & Steve Almond

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The Tin House Podcast: Readings from Dorianne Laux & Peyton Marshall

Join us as Dorianne Laux gives a reading from our Writer’s Workshop & Peyton Marshall performs her essay “The Feast”, which first appeared in our Beauty Issue.

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The Tin House Podcast: On Defamiliarization, with Anthony Doerr

We kick the new year off in style with one of our all time favorite talks from the workshop, Anthony Doerr’s lecture on Defamiliarization. As those of you who have read Doerr’s work know (and if you haven’t read him, what gives?), he has the unique ability to make the known world seem strange, swatting […]

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The Tin House Podcast: Writing as a Ghost Story, with Luis Urrea

You can never get enough Urrea in your life, so turn on, tune in, and drop some knowledge on yourself!

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The Tin House Podcast: Velvet Readings, with Mary Szybist & Benjamin Percy

“The smooth sounds of Mary Szybist and Benjamin Percy.”

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The Tin House Podcast: On Dialogue, with Dorothy Allison

The infamous Tin House Podcast returns with a fantastic lecture on dialogue from our good friend (and literary crush) Dorothy Allison.

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The Tin House Podcast: Summer Feelings, with Steve Almond & D.A. Powell

A journey back through halcyon days with two authors who have spent their fair share of time crashing at Tin House.

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The Tin House Podcast: The Cartography of Imaginary Places, with Karen Russell

Episode #2 of the Tin House Podcast is up and ready for your bracket busting (and downloading) pleasure.

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The Tin House Podcast: Why I Write, with Joy Williams

In our debut episode, your host Lance Cleland brings you Joy Williams’s brilliant reading of “Why I Write” from the 2010 Summer Writers Workshop.

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