Audio Interviews

What really happened at the O.K. Corral

NPR NEWS by Tracy Mumford on Mar 31, 2015


Alan Chartock In Conversation:

A startling but funny first question begins this interview with Mary about her novel DOC (50 minutes)

The Kojo Nnamdi Show

Kojo interviews Mary about DREAMERS OF THE DAY (25 minutes)

Speaking of Faith

Krista Tippet interviews Mary about creating a world in “The Novelist as God” (1 hour)

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Note: Doria is pronounced DOOR-ee-ah, not door-EE-ah.

For more on music in Mary Doria Russell’s novels, listen to the interview entitled “Listen, punk. Hysteria is the best rock album ever made, and don’t you forget it!” with Mitch Hanley (13 minutes).