Robert Garner McBrearty


Live Interview:
Colorado Matters interview on CPR

January 5, 2016

McBrearty spoke about his new novel, The Western Lonesome Society, with “Colorado Matters” host Nathan Heffel. This interview show is hosted by Ryan Warner and is featured daily on Colorado Public Radio.

Listen to the interview here.

Live Interview:
McBrearty to appear on “Boulder Book Store Radio Club”

December 27, 2015

A collaboration between the Boulder Book Store and independent radio station KGNU, this montly broadcast features the book store’s head buyer Arsen Kashkashian. The January book selection is The Western Lonesome Society by Robert Garner McBrearty. Tune in Thursday January 7th at 9am to hear Kashkashian and McBrearty talk about the book.

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2013 Novel & Short Story Writer’s Market

September 2012

McBrearty was interviewed for an article entitled, “Beating the Competition,” by Jack Smith, for the 2013 Novel & Short Story Writer’s Market.

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Fiction Writers Review

March 2012

In this interview, Fiction Writers Review contributing editor Steven Wingate spoke with McBrearty about such things as mythologies of the American West, the bravery of small presses, Colonel William B. Travis, and why he feels solidarity with scrappy underlings.

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New West

April 2009

New West's Jenny Shank interviewed Robert Garner McBrearty about his move to Colorado, influences on his writing and, of course, plumbing.

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