Reader's Corner with Bob Kustra

Series produced by Boise State Public Radio

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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.

Bob Kustra, president of Boise State University, hosts this 30-minute weekly interview program featuring today's leading writers talking about ideas and issues that matter today. Reader's Corner airs weekly on KBSX 91.5 FM. Previous shows are online and available for podcast at http://boisestatepublicradio.org/programs/readers-corner. To listen to previous shows anytime, download our free player from the iTunes App Store.


157 Pieces

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Bob Kustra speaks with James A. McLaughlin about his debut novel "Bearskin"

  • Added: Apr 22, 2019
  • Length: 30:05
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Bob Kustra interviews novelist Chris Bohjalian about his latest best-seller "The Flight Attendant"

  • Added: Apr 06, 2019
  • Length: 30:01
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Bob Kustra talks with Daniel Tudor, co-author of the book "North Korea Confidential"

  • Added: Apr 01, 2019
  • Length: 01:00:00
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Bob Kustra talks with Novelist Jonathan Evison about "Lawn Boy"

  • Added: Mar 15, 2019
  • Length: 30:11
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Bob Kustra interviews Rick Bass about his book "The Traveling Feast: On the Road and at the Table with My Heroes"

  • Added: Mar 04, 2019
  • Length: 30:01
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Bob Kustra interviews Stephen M. Walt about his book "The Hell of Good Intentions"

  • Added: Feb 22, 2019
  • Length: 29:55
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Bob Kustra interviews Michele Gelfand about her book "Rule Makers, Rule Breakers"

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  • Added: Feb 15, 2019
  • Length: 30:01
  • Purchases: 1
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Bob Kustra interviews Hampton Sides about his book "On Desperate Ground: The Marines at the Reservoir, the Korean War's Greatest Battle"

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  • Added: Feb 04, 2019
  • Length: 30:01
  • Purchases: 1
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Bob Kustra interviews John Wray about his novel "Godsend"

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  • Added: Jan 26, 2019
  • Length: 30:16
  • Purchases: 1
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Bob Kustra Interviews Brendan Koerner about his book "The Skies Belong To Us"

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  • Added: Jan 12, 2019
  • Length: 30:10
  • Purchases: 1
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Bob Kustra interviews Bethany McClean about her book "Saudi America"

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  • Added: Jan 06, 2019
  • Length: 29:55
  • Purchases: 1
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Bob Kustra interviews Manuel Pastor about his book "State of Resistance" about California's past and how it can inform America's future.

  • Added: Dec 03, 2018
  • Length: 30:11
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Bob Kustra interviews Meghan O'Sullivan about global energy and her book "Windfall"

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  • Added: Dec 03, 2018
  • Length: 30:06
  • Purchases: 1
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An interview about the downfall of creeping authoritarianism in Europe and Latin America and insight how American democracy could be undermined.

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  • Added: Oct 22, 2018
  • Length: 30:16
  • Purchases: 1
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Bob Kustra interviews Randall Fuller who's written an historical take on how Darwin's Theory of Evolution ignited leaders and thinkers in the US in...

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  • Added: Oct 22, 2018
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Bob Kustra speaks with Peter Brannen about Earth's mass-extinctions and piecing together the details with the world's leading paleontologists and g...

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  • Added: Oct 09, 2018
  • Length: 30:01
  • Purchases: 1
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Bob Kustra and Scott Eyman continue their conversation about the biography "Hank & Jim"

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  • Added: Aug 09, 2018
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Jul 17, 2018
  • Length: 30:15
  • Purchases: 1
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Bob Kustra Speaks with Soner Cagaptay about his book "The New Sultan"

  • Added: Jun 30, 2018
  • Length: 30:22
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Host Bob Kustra interviews Blaire Briody about her book "The New Wild West: Black Gold, Fracking, and Life in a North Dakota Boomtown"

  • Added: Jun 15, 2018
  • Length: 30:10