The Front Row, 09/05/2006

Matthew Pearl
We talked with American novelist Matthew Pearl, inventor of the new hybrid genre of fiction, the historical literary mystery, talks about his latest, The Poe Shadow, in which a young attorney in mid 19th century Baltimore tries to answer the many questions surrounding the sudden, unexplained death in his city of his favorite author, Edgar Allan Poe. . .

Author Matthew Pearl talks with KUHF's Bob Stevenson about his new book The Poe Shadow. Listen  Download 

Shepherd School Doctoral Candidate pianist Kana Mimaki previews her recital, live, in KUHF's Performance Studio.  You can hear the full program in Rice University's Duncan Recital Hall tomorrow evening at 8:00. Admission is free. Listen  Download