Our September guest was Mary Z. Maher. She is professor emerita at the University of Arizona in Tucson. She has written Modern Hamlets and Their Soliloquies, Actor Nicholas Pennell: Risking Enchantment, and Actors Talk About Shakespeare and has received many academic honors. Together with Alan Armstrong, she has just published a book called Oregon Shakespeare Festival Actors: Telling the Story, in which they interviewed a baker’s dozen Oregon Shakespeare Festival actors talking about their process.
Upcoming events mentioned during the show include:
- On Oct. 17 Mary Maher and Alan Armstrong, will talk about their book OREGON SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL ACTORS: TELLING THE STORY, at Weisinger’s Wintery at 6 pm.
- The Chatauqua Poetry Series will feature acclaimed poet Mary Szybist on October 23.
- Ed will be talking about his book SORRY ABOUT THAT on Oct. 2 at 5:30 in the Meese Room of SOU’s Hannon Library, sponsored by the Friends of the Hannon Library.