Upcoming Events

Tuesday, May 25th at 6:30 pm PST

LIVE ON CROWDCAST: RICHARD ALTHER discusses his novel BEDSIDE MATTERS with CARLA MALDEN

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Richard in conversation with Carla Malden

Previous Events

Tuesday, March 9th at 10:30 am PST

A Virtual Reading with the Palm Desert Library from 10:30-11:30 am.

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Thursday, March 11th at 6 pm EST

Join Richard in conversation with William Kennedy for the virtual launch event of Bedside Matters at Northshire Books in Vermont.

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News

Bedside Matters Review

Publishers Weekly
“With an unsentimental eye, Alther (Roxie & Fred) richly examines a life nearly at its end.” Read Full Review

 
Richard Alther: Bedside Matters Essay for Writer’s Digest:

Why Did I Write a Novel About Death?

What draws an author to a particular subject? In this article, novelist Richard Alther discusses why he was drawn to discussing death in his latest novel Bedside Matters. Read full article…

Keep at it, Richard. You can bloody well write, and with great facility.
Doris Lessing

Interviews with Richard

cbs Interview 121117
CBS News Interview by Patrick Evans: ‘Another Author, Richard Alther, joins me now with details on his fourth novel Roxie & Fred’.
richard tv interview
Richard Alther interviewed on WCAX-TV, Burlington, VT, relating Roxie & Fred to the Weinstein sex scandal. Watch Inteview.

KRCB Radio Interview with Richard Alther

by Suzanne Lang | It's a Novel Idea - NPR San Francisco

March Outlook Magazine Cover