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Weekend Connections: Week of June 20th

Jun 24, 2016

Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes discussions from our Summer Book Week. Listen to conversations about:

  • The debate over the M.F.A. degree;
  • How local publishers and self-publishers compete at the national level;
  • Writing personal essays, with author Sonja Livingston;
  • How novels can reflect societal challenges, with author Richard Russo;
  • Making the classics engaging for young adult readers.

Evan Dawson talks about what matters to you on Connections, every weekday from noon-2 p.m. You can listen to the program on WXXI-AM 1370 and WRUR-FM 88.5 in Rochester, WEOS 89.5 FM in Geneva, and online. Be part of the program with questions or comments by phone at 1-844-295-TALK (8255), emailFacebook, or Twitter