THE BIBLIO FILE is one of the world’s leading podcasts about “the book,” and an inquiry into the wider world of book culture. Hosted by Nigel Beale it features wide ranging, long-form conversations with authors, poets, book publishers, booksellers, book editors, book collectors, book makers, book scholars, book critics, book designers, book publicists, literary agents and many others – inside the book trade and out – from writer to reader. 

Interviewing Guru John Sawatsky on how to Interview an Author

John Sawatsky is a Canadian author, journalist and interviewing consultant. Born in Winkler, Manitoba, he attended Simon Fraser University in the late 1960s graduating in political science. He...

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Interviewing Guru John Sawatsky on how to Interview an Author

Bob Rae on What’s Happened to Politics

Bob Rae is senior counsel with the law firm Olthuis, Kleer Townshend and teaches public policy and governance at the University of Toronto....

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Ricardo Cayuela on Books & Reading, Publishing & Bookstores in Mexico

Ricardo Cayuela is a writer, essayist, and founding editor of Letras Libres ("The New Yorker of Mexico"). In 2013 he was appointed Director General of Publications by the...

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Jody Wilson Raybould on Justin Trudeau, telling the truth and keeping promises

Jody Wilson-Raybould, also known by her initials JWR and by her Kwak’wala name Puglaas, is a Canadian politician and the Independent Member of Parliament for the riding of Vancouver...

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John Ivison on his new biography and whether or not Canadians can trust Justin Trudeau

John Ivison is a Scottish Canadian journalist who is Ottawa Bureau Chief for the National Post. Raised in Dumfries, Scotland, he worked as a reporter for The Scotsman newspaper in Edinburgh and as...

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John Ivison on his new biography and whether or not Canadians can trust Justin Trudeau

Reni Eddo-Lodge on Structural Racism

Reni Eddo-Lodge, is a London based, award winning author and journalist. Her writing focuses on feminism and exposing structural racism. She's the author of the Jhalak...

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Reni Eddo-Lodge on Structural Racism

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