Book Talk

Premiere DateFeb 8, 2014
00:00 Book Talk Intro – Kory French
03:30 “All to All” – Broken Social Scene
08:05 Inside the Dream Palace – Sherill Tippins
15:51 “Nighthawk Postcards (From Easy Street)” – Tom Waits
27:05 The Apartment – Greg Baxter
33:21 “Cold Blue Halo” – Jason Collett
38:10 “Cold Cold Water” – Damien Rice
41:14 The Trip to Echo Spring – Olivia Laing
45:38 “The Slow Descent Into Alcoholism” – The New Pornographers
49:33 Book Talk Outro – Kory French
51:30 “Winter Night” – Sweet Thing
55:00 Finish


Briefly Noted

The New Yorker magazine is one of the city’s (and the world’s) best resourced for intellectualism. From in-depth and well-researched articles to fantastic fictional prose, each week one single magazine offers millions of readers the joy and thought-provoking work of today’s best writers and journalists.

And that doesn’t stop short of new releases in books. This week on Book Talk, we take a look at 2014’s column Briefly Noted in search for some of the hottest new prints this year.


Sherill Tippins

Greg Baxter


Olivia Laing

Kory French is the Founder and Principal of Emily Consulting, a consulting company that leads start-up and early-stage companies in everything from concept development to strategic planning to scaling and exit…

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