Episodes

August 17, 2020

Interview with Richard Kiers, Author of Swindled by Faith

Richard Kiers' book, Swindled by Faith , details growing up as a member of the cult, The Move , and escaping it as a teenager. He discusses being subjected to and witnessing various forms of abuse within the cult; and eventua...

Books

August 13, 2020

Interview with Brenden Kumarasamy, Communication Expert and Founder of MasterTalk

Brenden Kumarasamy discusses his inspirations and passion for sharing the technique of mastering public speaking to everyone. He has produced hundreds of speeches to corporations, nonprofits, startups and universities. In add...

Artists

August 07, 2020

Interview with Jan McInnis, Corporate Comedian and Keynote Speaker

Jan McInnis is a unique comedian, who uses clean humor to showcase the power of comedy in the workplace by speaking at company events throughout the United States. She has written books on her experiences as a standup comedia...

Books

July 27, 2020

Interview with Paz Ellis, author of Plantains And The Seven Plagues

Paz Ellis is the author of a very touching memoir about her family called Plantains And The Seven Plagues . She discusses growing up with a Cuban father and Dominican mother, cultural differences, conflicts with obtaining an ...

Books

July 24, 2020

Interview with Nir Bashan, author of The Creator Mindset

Nir Bashan discusses his book, The Creator Mindset , which is out on August 4 through McGraw-Hill Education; and background of consulting brands, celebrities and entrepreneurs. Check out Nir's official website: www.nirbashan....

Books

July 20, 2020

Interview with Caleb Harris, author of Suffering in Silence: August 15th, 2003

Caleb Harris is an emerging writer from Connecticut and author of the harrowing new novel, Suffering in Silence: August 15th, 2003. He discusses the inspirations behind the book and topical essays from his blog, Unpopular opi...

Books

July 15, 2020

Interview with Jonesy, Comedian and Podcaster of Weird AF News and Free Your F'N' Mind

Jonesy is a very unique and hilarious comedian who hosts several podcasts including Weird AF News and Free Your F'N' Mind. He also appears in many videos displaying his satiric skill of sharing bizarre stories from America an...

Actors

July 01, 2020

Interview with Pamela Enz and Alexandra Guerineaud discussing their upcoming film project, Airtime

Playwright/screenwriter/producer, Pamela Enz and actor/writer/producer, Alexandra Guerineaud, discuss their latest project in development, Airtime, an epic film spanning from 1968 to 1988. This film will take place in both Fr...

Actors Films

June 30, 2020

Interview with journalist/founder of the Center for Contemporary Political Art, Charles Krause, and artist/archivist/chronicler of the Lower East Side, Clayton Patterson

Washington D.C.-based, Charles Krause, and Clayton Patterson from the Lower East Side have a lengthy discussion about surviving Jonestown, Trump's dangerous narcissism, the upcoming election, the recent protests, political un...

Artists Arts Books

June 29, 2020

Interview with Pamela Enz, Julian Voloj, Clayton Patterson and Charles Krause discussing collaborations in theater, graphic novels and political art

This episode features brief appearances from playwright, Pamela Enz, and graphic novel author, Julian Voloj, before artist/archivist/chronicler of the Lower East Side, Clayton Patterson, and journalist/founder of the Center f...

Artists Arts Books Plays

June 26, 2020

Interview with Carlos Walker, a self-taught artist whose exhibition of race reversal paintings at the Center for Contemporary Political Art is a must see

Carlos Walker discusses his exhibition of 48 race reversal paintings at the Center for Contemporary Political Art in Washington D.C., titled What If? The Prison Drawings of Carlos Walker , which is open to the public until Su...

Artists Arts

June 23, 2020

Interview with Sarah Relyea, author of the powerful new novel, Playground Zero

Sarah Relyea discusses her novel recently published by She Writes Press called Playground Zero , growing up in California during the counterculture 1960s, her academic career and upcoming writing projects. Click below for Sar...

Books

June 10, 2020

Interview with Carly Fisher, author of Easy Weekend Getaways in the Hudson Valley & Catskills: Short Breaks from New York City

Super prolific and immensely gifted writer, Carly Fisher, discusses her new travel book, enthusiasm for Upstate New York and cannabis culture. Click the link below to purchase Easy Weekend Getaways in the Hudson Valley & Cats...

Books

May 29, 2020

Interview with Ketriana Yvonne, author of poetry collection, Sequin Soul

Brooklyn poet and host of The Ketriana Yvonne Show, discusses literary influences, collaborating with BRIC Arts Media and reads from her latest poetry collection. Below is the link to purchase Sequin Soul through Balboa Press...

Poets

May 25, 2020

Interview with Ellen Levitt, author of the Lost Synagogues of New York City

Ellen Levitt is the author of a trilogy of books covering the Lost Synagogues of New York City , Walking Manhattan and a prolific essay writer. Check out her Facebook page on the Lost Synagogues of New York City: https://www....

Books

May 21, 2020

Interview with Leonard Feldman, writer of the play, Waiting For Irving.

Leonard Feldman is a writer from Brooklyn, NY, who had one of his plays, Waiting For Irving , adapted into the short film, Irving . During this podcast he discusses his career as a chiropractor and business owner, becoming a ...

Plays Films

April 21, 2020

Interview with author, John DeSimone, for his latest book, The Road to Delano

California-based author, John DeSimone, is the inaugural guest for the Erratic Dispatches podcast. His latest novel, The Road to Delano, is out now from Rare Bird Books. It explores the history of the Delano Grape Strike in 1...

Books

March 17, 2020

The Peculiarities Of Being A Mercurial Writer

This third podcast episode for 2020 focuses on essays about the doubts and insecurities that writers face while haunted by past regrets. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https:/...

Poets

February 27, 2020

Essays on the Films and Music of 1980 and 1990

This second episode for 2020 focuses on the obsessions of a suburban Gen X childhood during the late twentieth century in Southern California. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. h...

Films Arts

January 13, 2020

Essays on the Rise of anti-Semitism and being Jewish in America

The first episode of the second season for the Public Defecations podcast features Jewish-related essays and a new song by Acidgoat. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anc...

Books

September 23, 2019

The Homeless Crisis In America And Beyond

The eleventh episode of the Public Defecations podcast features essays covering the homeless crisis with music by Acidgoat of Meshuna Music. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. htt...

Books Films

September 11, 2019

Sordid Stories Of Post-9/11 New York City

This tenth episode of the Public Defecations podcast focuses on dark New York City-based tales in a post-9/11 environment, featuring music by Acidgoat of Meshuna Music. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easies...

Books

September 09, 2019

An Ode To Suicidal Youth Resembling Characters From A Bresson Film

This ninth episode of the Public Defecations podcast focuses on essays dealing with surviving failed suicide attempts, featuring music by Acidgoat of Meshuna Music. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest wa...

Films Poets

September 06, 2019

Essays on Incel Culture and Toxic Masculinity

The eighth episode of the Public Defecations podcast features essays on incel culture and toxic masculinity, featuring music by Acidgoat of Meshuna Music. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make ...

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