booksLiterary Ashland is a new monthly show with a focus on writers and writing. Ed Battistella and Michael Niemann host a lively 30 minute show that features literary events in the valley and interviews with local and regional authors.

Literary Ashland broadcasts once a month on the fourth Friday of the month at 1 pm. Archives of each show are available from the show page on this website. Just check for Literary Ashland under "Current Local Programs."

Ed Battistella is professor of English and Writing at Southern Oregon University. He is the author of numerous books and articles. His latest publication is "Sorry About That. The Language of Public Apology." Michael Niemann has been hanging around KSKQ for the past six years. He's written a number of non-fiction items. His latest thriller is "Legitimate Business."