Upcoming 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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Bedside Matters Review

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

March Outlook Magazine Cover

Richard Alther: A Vermont Renaissance Man

Shelburne News
On a recent Tuesday evening, 42 people gathered at The Flying Pig bookstore in Shelburne village to listen to author Richard Alther read from his latest novel, “Roxie and Fred.” Read full article…

Interviews with Richard

Art & Leisure Article

  • CBS News Interview by Patrick Evans: ‘Another Author, Richard Alther, joins me now with details on his fourth novel Roxie & Fred’.

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  • 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

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