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Author Cheryl Strayed on 1370 Connection

May 1, 2013

Cheryl Strayed is the author of the best-selling memoir Wild and the advice collection Tiny Beautiful Things. Strayed visited Rochester Thursday to speak at a SUNY Brockport event, and she visited WXXI for an interview on 1370 Connection with host Scott Fybush. 


Need To Know Rochester: March 8, 2013

Mar 11, 2013

In this edition of Need To Know Rochester:

  • Rochester will establish an urban land bank - What does that mean?
  • How the region's independent book stores are competing against chain and online bookstores
  • The West Webster Firefighters that survived the Christmas Eve shooting speak out for the first time
  • The Business Section with Matt Daneman from the Democrat and Chronicle

Need To Know Rochester Extra

Mar 11, 2013

How Independent Publishers Survive in the Digital Age

Hélène Biandudi talks with Peter Connors, BOA Edition LTD publisher, about publishing "The Collected Poems of Lucille Clifton 1965-2010"; how focusing on a niche market has allowed BOA to flourish; and how publishers can embrace e-books.

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