Boise State Public Radio

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Boise State Public Radio: • Produces and broadcasts quality educational, informational, and cultural programming that entertains as well as informs; • Develops and implements cost-effective distance learning technologies; • Provides opportunities for students to work in a professional broadcast environment.

Series

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165 Pieces

Reader’s Corner with Bob Kustra features lively interviews with today’s leading writers about ideas and issues that matter today. Join us each week for thoughtful interviews centered around books on a broad range of topics, from world politics and scientific discovery to the best in literary fiction.


Latest Pieces

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Host Bob Kustra interviews Silva about her novel, which reimagines how Dickens came to write his famous Christmas story.

  • Added: Dec 22, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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Bob Kustra interviews Johnson about his bestselling mystery series, including his latest book, "The Western Star"

  • Added: Dec 15, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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Host Bob Kustra talks with Alden about his book about how Americans got left behind in the global economy,

  • Added: Dec 08, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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Host Bob Kustra interviews veteran diplomat and author Michael Palmer about his latest political thriller.

  • Added: Dec 01, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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Host Bob Kustra interviews Silva about her new novel, a whimsical re-imagining of how Dickens' famous story came to be.

  • Added: Nov 17, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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Host Bob Kustra interviews Van Reet about his novel set during the Iraq War.

  • Added: Nov 10, 2017
  • Length: 30:01
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Host Bob Kustra interviews the 500th guest on his program -- prize-winning author Adam Hochschild.

  • Added: Nov 01, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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Host Bob Kustra continues his conversation with Ruskovich about her acclaimed debut novel, "Idaho."

  • Added: Oct 31, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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Host Bob Kustra talks with acclaimed economic historian Marc Levinson about why slow economic growth is the norm, despite the post-war boom.

  • Added: Oct 22, 2017
  • Length: 29:31
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Host Bob Kustra talks with Emily Ruskovich about her acclaimed debut novel, set in northern Idaho.

  • Added: Oct 06, 2017
  • Length: 30:30