Who’s Talking

D.G.Martin is smart. He is a retired lawyer, Green Beret, athlete,and democratic politician. He can talk about anything and everything, and does he ever. Above all, D.G. is curious. Curious about his guest and curious to learn from them.

Latest Episodes

December 1, 2018

Pete Mock, long time mystery book expert at McIntyre’s Books and judge for The Beltie Prize for the year’s best mystery/ suspense/thriller, talks about the keys to good mystery and thriller writing and the eight books that are finalists this year:

Lullaby Road by James Anderson (Crown)

Gravesend by William Boyle (Pegasus Crime)

The Last Hack by Christopher Brookmyre (Grove Press)

The Plea by Steve Cavanagh (Flatiron Books)

The Witch Elm by Tana French (Viking)

She Rides Shotgun by Jordon Harper (Ecco)

Let Me In by Clare Mackintosh (Berkley)

A Perfect Shot by Robin Yocum (Seventh Street Books)

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November 3, 2018

Holden Thorp and Buck Goldstein: Holden Thorp is provost and Rita Levi-Montalcini Distinguished University Professor of Chemistry and Medicine at Washington University in St. Louis. Buck Goldstein is Professor of the Practice and University Entrepreneur in Residence in the Department of Economics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. They the co-authors of Engines of Innovation, now in its second edition talking about their new book, “Our Higher Calling: Rebuilding the Partnership between America and Its Colleges and Universities”

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