Well Read

Well Read is all about ideas. Through hosted interviews and book reviews, host Terry Tazioli opens up a world of new ideas, exploring with authors the themes in their latest books. Following each hosted interview, Tazioli sits down with Seattle Times Book Editor/National Book Critics Circle Former VP Mary Ann Gwinn to discuss the focus of the show that week, and introduce viewers to related authors and books.  

Well Read is a weekly program that airs on TVW Tuesdays at 7 & 10 p.m., with repeats throughout the weekend. The program is produced in conjunction with KBTC public television in Tacoma.  Well Read is distributed by American Public Television to PBS stations around the nation, and can be seen in cities representing approximately 80% of the total U.S. population.

To learn more, visit the Well Read blog at www.wellread.tvw.org.

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04/15/2014
1:00AM
25 Minutes

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Dinaw Mengestu "All Our Names" -- A deep tale of Africa, immigrants, love and friendship from award-winning author Mengestu.

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04/08/2014
1:00AM
26 Minutes

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Carol Cassella, "Gemini" -- Anesthesiologist and author Cassella explores end-of-life issues in her latest novel, a mystery set amid the world of doctors and medicine.

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03/18/2014
1:00AM
26 Minutes

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Elizabeth Kolbert, "The Sixth Extinction" -- Scientist Kolbert proposes that we are in the midst of the sixth major die-off in the earth's history, this one caused by humans.

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03/04/2014
1:00AM
25 Minutes

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Nicola Griffith, "Hild" -- Hild is a seer for her uncle, a king, amidst the violence, subtlety, and mysticism that was medieval England.

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02/25/2014
1:00AM
26 Minutes

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Ruth Ozeki, "A Tale for the Time Being" -- The journal of a despairing Japanese teen washes up on a Candian beach, uniting its writer and reader in this remarkable multi-layered novel.

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Well Read airs weekly on Tuesdays at 7 & 10 p.m., with repeats throughout the weekend.

KBTC Public Television - Wednesdays 6:30pm
UWTV - Wednesdays 10am

On PBS stations across the U.S.:

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