AuthorsLive Podcasts

The AuthorsLive podcast archive lets you revisit your favorite author talks at Greenwich Library in 2015/2016 or discover a few that you may have missed. The Library has hosted some noteworthy authors and special guests through the years. Podcasts are listed in alphabetical order by last name. Listen for yourself:

JCC Greenwich and Greenwich Library presented an evening with legendary author Judy Blume for her new novel, “In the Unlikely Event,” which is a retelling of three real-life passenger plane crashes in the author’s hometown of Elizabeth, N.J. in 1951.

Author Geraldine Brooks explores the meaning of faith and religion in everyday life in her newest novel, “The Secret Chord” with Greenwich Library.

Bestselling Author Richard Ford discusses his latest masterpiece, “Let Me Be Frank With You,” which is an extremely funny odyssey, showcasing the maturity and brilliance of a great writer working at the top of his talents.

Dr. Mark Lachs discusses aging and healthcare ageism in his bestselling book on aging, “Treat Me, Not My Age.” Dr. Lachs is Co-chief of Geriatrics at NY Presbyterian Hospital and Director of Cornell’s Center for Aging Research, where he has pioneered and authored a multitude of research studies.

In Election Matters: The State of Voting in 2016, learn about the complexity of voting in the U.S. with Connecticut’s top election officials and leading advocates on both sides of the issue.

Emily St. John Mandel stopped by the Library on Wednesday, Oct. 26th as the featured event of the 2016 Greenwich Reads Together program, about her book “Station Eleven.”

Nathaniel Philbrick discussed his latest book, “Valiant Ambition: George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the Fate of the American Revolution” at the Greenwich Library Cole Auditorium as part of the Distinguished Author Series.

Helen Simonson’s discusses with Greenwich Library her new novel and her writing process of “The Summer Before the War” is a beautifully plotted novel set in East Sussex in the late summer of 1914.

In “A Gentleman in Moscow,” Amor Towles returns with an impressive book that embodies the style and spirit of Russia’s Golden Age of literature.