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Interview with Nir Bashan, author of The Creator Mindset

July 24, 2020

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.com Here's Nir's YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOiXZjh…

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

July 20, 2020

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 opinions . Below is Caleb's Linktree: https://linktr.ee/charr8 Definitely rea…

Actors

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

July 15, 2020

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 and beyond. For this podcast, Jonesy discusses a wide range of topics includ…

Actors Films

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

July 1, 2020

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 France and the US; and it will cover many historical events such as The Pari…

Artists Arts Books

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

June 30, 2020

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 unrest, the Lower East Side, gentrification and much more. Check out Charles…

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

June 29, 2020

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 for Contemporary Political Art, Charles Krause, have a lengthy one-on-one d…

Artists Arts

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

June 26, 2020

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 Sunday, July 5. He also mentions artistic, historic and political influences…

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

June 23, 2020

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 Sarah's official website: https://sarahrelyea.com Purchase Playground Zero fr…

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

June 10, 2020

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 & Catskills: Short Breaks from New York City: https://www.carlyfisher.com/book B…

Poets

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

May 29, 2020

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: https://www.balboapress.com/en/bookstore/bookdetails/790253-sequin-soul …

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

May 25, 2020

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.facebook.com/TheLostSynagoguesOfNewYorkCity Be sure to purchase her books …

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

May 21, 2020

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 writer later on in life, literary inspirations and the success of his daug…

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

April 21, 2020

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 1968 with Cesar Chavez and dueling farmer families caught amongst the turmo…

Poets

The Peculiarities Of Being A Mercurial Writer

March 17, 2020

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://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/erraticdis…

Films Arts

Essays on the Films and Music of 1980 and 1990

Feb. 27, 2020

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. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/erra…

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

Jan. 13, 2020

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://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/erraticdispatc…

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The Homeless Crisis In America And Beyond

Sept. 23, 2019

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. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/errati…

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Sordid Stories Of Post-9/11 New York City

Sept. 11, 2019

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 easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice messa…