In this edition of MBB, host David Ahrens speaks with Molly Fish, new owner of Madison’s newest bookstore, Lake City Books. This independent bookstore will sell new and used books. […]
Following National Trend, Wisconsin Lawmakers Introduce Book Ban
A newly introduced bill would remove any book that is deemed harmful or offensive to minors from public schools or libraries. And, it would force public schools and libraries to […]
Madison-area Musician Documents Gripping Journey to Sobriety in New Me...
In the forward to his new memoir called “More,” Michael Massey writes, in effect, “I am not an author.” Well, he is now. The book is a gripping, detailed, hair […]
Fran Lebowitz Talks Politics, NYC and Books
WORT 89.9FM Madison · Fran Lebowitz Talks Politics NYC And Books By the time she was 20 years old, Fran Lebowitz had already gotten herself expelled from high school, had […]
Book Bans Are on the Rise—Again
The U.S. has reached another tipping point in the culture wars, with the number of book bans in libraries and classrooms doubling since last year. How can we explain this […]
The Madison Reading Project Partners with Dolly Parton’s Imagination...
“Before he passed away, my daddy told me the Imagination Library was probably the most important thing I’ve ever done. Now I can’t tell you how much that means to […]
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