Link of the Day: Interviews with Power, McCall Smith and Beah (Audio)

I’m listening to my backlog of podcasts. Here are a few from Barnes and Noble’s “Meet the Writers” series that folks might be find interesting.

Samantha Power (Professor, journalist, activist, writer of Problem from Hell: America and the Age of Genocide) Duration: 12:11

Ishmael Beah (Author of A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier) Duration: 13:29

Alexander McCall Smith (Author of the Ladies’ Detective Agency series) Duration: 12:39
He makes a really interesting comment about how he writes about Africa and how this contrasts with what is normally seen in the mainstream media.