Archive: Imprint season 14 episode 19

Imprint

On this show: feature interview with Barbara Gowdy: The Ontario writer and two-time Giller nominee, writes about love in all its variations in her latest novel The Romantic. Early reviews call this Gowdy's best novel yet. The Lives of the Muses: Would we have Alice in Wonderland if Lewis Carroll had not been inspired by the beauty of his next door neighbour? Where would John Lennon be without Yoko Ono? Francine Prose tells the stories of nine artists and the women who inspired them. Various writers tell us about their muse. The Good Women of China: Ontario writer Jan Wong meets Xinran, a Chinese expat journalist who wrote a searing book about the plight of women in Maoist China.
Aired:
Jul 14, 2003
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