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Author Margaret Atwood

Dave Beck
07/14/2003

Author Margaret Atwood talks with KUOW's Marcie Sillman about her latest science fiction novel, Oryx and Crake.

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Artists participating in What-the-Heck Fest join us, and Nancy Pearl reviews books.

At 2:05pm - What-the-Heck Fest
As consumers move away from large label releases and seek independent sources of creative music, gatherings like the second annual What-the-Heck Fest in Anancortes, Washington are beginning to receive more attention. The local and independent music weekend, happening this coming Saturday and Sunday, July 19 and 20 is presented by Anancortes based Knw-yr-own and K Records of Olympia. Artists participating in the festival join us for live music and a conversation about nurturing community and creativity in a small town setting.

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  • Knw-yr-own
  • K Records

    At 2:35pm - Author Margaret Atwood
    Margaret Atwood, author of more than 30 books including The Handmaids Tale, talks with KUOW's Marcie Sillman about her latest science fiction novel, Oryx and Crake. Recorded at Kane Hall on May 15, 2003.

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