Thinking Outside the Book

Tuesdays at 8:44 a.m. and 5:44 p.m.

Thinking Outside the Book: This week The Reading Life's Susan Larson and producer George Ingmire begin a new series, Thinking Outside the Book, about the unusual uses and pleasures of books in readers' lives.

Airs Tuesday at 8:44 a.m. during Morning Edition, then again at 5:44 p.m. during All Things Considered. Thanks to the generosity of The Helis Foundation!

This week on Thinking Outside the Book, Susan Larson looks back on some 2019 highlights.

This week on Thinking Outside the Book - Susan Larson talks with a local printer at his shop on St. Bernard Avenue.

This week on Thinking Outside the Book - Susan Larson talks with Chris Schaberg and Casey Dawson about the Object Lesson series and the Loyola Center for Editing and Publishing.

This week on Thinking Outside the Book - Susan Larson talks with Abram Himelstein, editor in chief at the University of New Orleans Press.

Susan Larson talks with Melba's co-owner Jane Wolfe, about the literary programs and free books at their restaurant and laundromat.

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This week on Thinking Outside the Book: Susan Larson talks with author and linguist Shane Lief about how drumming informs his writing.

This week on Thinking Outside the Book: Susan Larson checks out a Risograph printing machine with Erik Kiesewetter at his shop in Arabi.

This week on Thinking Outside the Book: Susan Larson visits with Erik Kiesewetter at his print and publication shop in Arabi.

This week on Thinking Outside the Book: Susan continues her conversation with Hortensia Calvo of Tulane University's Latin American Library, surveying the handmade books created by the women of Taller Leñateros of San Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico.

This week on Thinking Outside the Book: Susan talks with Hortensia Calvo of Tulane's Latin American Library about the amazing handmade books produced by the women of Taller Leñateros, a cooperative in San Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico.

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