Live Wire! 121: Richard Russo, Plate and Pitchfork, musical guest John Roderick of The Long WintersRichard Russo, Plate and Pitchfork, musical guest John Roderick of The Long Winters
This episode was originally taped at a live show on June 3, 2010
Richard Russo - Pulitzer Prize winning novelist for his book Empire Falls. Author of several other books including Mohawk, The Risk Pool, Bridge of Sighs, Nobody's Fool (for which a movie was made with Paul Newman) and others.
Plate and Pitchfork - turns farms into dining rooms and classrooms for nearly a dozen nights a year. This dinner series creators pair award-winning chefs with farmers and ranchers to serve up a locavore's paradise. The organizers will be joined by James Beard award winner Chef Vitaly Paley and will discuss the benefits of knowing where your food comes from.
Musical guest John Roderick - frontman for Seattle's The Long Winters