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Kate Sullivan's Biography

Member Info

St. Petersburg, Florida
Husband, supportive (27 years of marriage; he still makes me laugh)
Feb 2009

Kate Sullivan produces the WordSmitten "About the Books" broadcast on Sunday afternoons at 4 PM. The segments are live from New York. Recent guests on the show include Pulitzer Prize-winning authors Geraldine Brooks, Jane Smiley, Elizabeth Strout, Timothy Egan, Edward P. Jones, and National Book Award honorees Fiona Maazel and Sana Krasikov.

Fall segments include Jane Smiley (A Thousand Acres), Rick Bragg (Ava's Man), Francine Prose (Blue Angel), and Valerie Martin. Tune in to the fun. Discover the brightest literary minds on this broadcast. The segments are downloadable to computers, MP3s, iPods, and are available on iTunes, www.blogtalkradio.com, and other podcast distribution networks.

Guest for 2011 include:

  • Geraldine Brooks (Pulitzer Prize for Fiction 2006)
  • Elizabeth Strout (Pulitzer Prize for Fiction 2009)
  • Leslie Daniels (Debut Novelist :: Cleaning Nabokov's House)
  • Kevin Brockmeier (New Release 2011 The Illumination)

Guests for the 2009 - 2010 include:

  • Andrew Trees (Decoding Love)
  • Max Allen Collens/Patrick Culhane (road to Perdition and Red Sky in Morning
  • Daniel Suarez (Daemon)
  • Tim Egan (The Worst Hard Time)
  • Actor Tony Curtis (American Prince)
  • John Wray (Lowboy: A Novel)
  • Christine Schutt (All Souls)
  • Rivka Galchen (Atmospheric Disturbances)

Tune in to the fun. WordSmitten.




Upcoming Works

Two manuscripts are in progress. A non-fiction book on technology and a novel about Mexican agave farmers and families.

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