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Poets of the Tabloid Murder

Series produced by Steven Nester

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Not your father's mystery author interview show.

"Poets of the Tabloid Murder" brings you new and cutting edge crime writers as well as some of the more venerable authors on the scene. In production since 1998 "Poets of the Tabloid Murder" may also be heard from time to time on 93.5 KRTS Marfa Public Radio.


109 Pieces

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Bill Schutt a vertebrate zoologist, college professor and author. Learn more about him at https://www.billschutt.com/.

  • Added: Jun 13, 2017
  • Length: 11:33
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Claudia’s writing has been published in The New York Times, Mother Jones, Women’s Day, the Huffington Post and The Stranger, among other magazines ...

  • Added: Feb 07, 2017
  • Length: 13:03
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Mary Wisniewski is a reporter at the Chicago Tribune and former Reuters investigative reporter covering Midwest crime and politics. Previously a co...

  • Added: Jan 23, 2017
  • Length: 08:29
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In his celebrated career, James Sallis has created some of the most finely drawn protagonists in crime fiction, all of them thoughtful observers of...

  • Added: Jan 12, 2017
  • Length: 11:14
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James Rollins is a prolific novelist who lives in the Sierra Nevada mountains.

  • Added: Dec 15, 2016
  • Length: 09:17
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J. Todd Scott is a lawman and a novelist who lives in the American southwest.

  • Added: Nov 10, 2016
  • Length: 10:50
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Joe Ide grew up in South Central Los Angeles. This is his first novel.

  • Added: Oct 27, 2016
  • Length: 08:54

  • Added: Aug 29, 2016
  • Length: 18:43
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Duane Swierczynski is an Edgar-nominated novelist.

  • Added: Aug 22, 2016
  • Length: 09:54
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Bill Schutt is a zoologist, professor of biologist, and author.

  • Added: Jun 29, 2016
  • Length: 13:39
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Thomas O'Malley and Douglas Graham Purdy are writers in the Boston area.

  • Added: Jun 24, 2016
  • Length: 16:52
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Steve Hamilton is a two-time Edgar-winning mystery writer.He lives in upstate New York.

  • Added: Jun 01, 2016
  • Length: 13:01
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W. L. Ripley lives in western Missouri.

  • Added: May 26, 2016
  • Length: 13:36
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Matthew Quirk is a widely published journalist.

  • Added: May 23, 2016
  • Length: 16:00
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Perry is the author of 23 novels including the Jane Whitefield series. He lives in Southern California.

  • Added: Jan 29, 2016
  • Length: 13:01
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Lawrence Berman is Norma Jean Calderwood Senior Curator of Ancient Egyptian, Nubian, and Near Eastern Art with the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, and...

  • Added: Jan 12, 2016
  • Length: 16:28
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Nathan Ward, who was an editor with American Heritage, has written for The New York Times and other publications. He lives in Brooklyn, New York, n...

  • Added: Jan 06, 2016
  • Length: 12:44
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Charles Ardai is an American entrepreneur, writer, editor, and television producer. He is best known as founder and CEO of Juno, an Internet compan...

  • Added: Jan 05, 2016
  • Length: 16:51

  • Added: Oct 12, 2015
  • Length: 16:14
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Reed is a three-time Edgar Award nominee in three different categories—Best Novel, Best Paperback Original, Best Short Story—and a three-time recip...

  • Added: Oct 05, 2015
  • Length: 22:07