Carolyn Burke

Interviews on
No Regrets:
The Life of Edith Piaf

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May 9, 2012

Suzanne Lang and Carolyn discuss No Regrets for NPR affiliate station..


March 1, 2012

Oline Eaton and Carolyn talk about Piaf, Paris, and the art of biography.


November 21, 2011

Illustrated interview in Portuguese. English translation.


August 2011

Stephen Thomson talks with Carolyn about how she became a writer, her life on tour for No Regrets, and her advice for young writers.


May 29, 2011

AFP interviews Carolyn on her reassesment of the great French icon.

May 19, 2011

Richard Fidler of the Australian Broadcasting Company converses with Carolyn and plays Piaf songs during the Sydney Writers' Festival.


May 17, 2011

Carolyn in a lively discussion of Piaf and other unconventional women with Sally Warhaft, Rachel Berger, and Nadine Garner.


May 7, 2011

David Morriss and Carolyn talk during the Auckland Writers Festival.


May 7, 2011

Linda Herrick interviews Carolyn on the stories behind the writing of No Regrets, during the Auckland Festival.


May 7, 2011

Helen Greenwood talks with Carolyn about Piaf, her choice of biographical subjects, and life as an expatriate Australian writer.


April 18, 2011

Jane Garvey speaks with Carolyn about the many Piaf legends.


April 18, 2011

Harriet Gilbert and Carolyn talk about Piaf's resistance work during World War II.


April 14, 2011

Steve Richards talks with Carolyn about No Regrets.


April 7, 2011

Mark Lynch and Carolyn on No Regrets for New England Public Radio.


April 5, 2011

Elliott Forrest and Carolyn on No Regrets for New York Public Radio.


March 20, 2011

Robert Pollie's spirited interview with Carolyn interspersed with Piaf's songs, for Santa Cruz NPR affiliate.


March 15, 2011

Nada Milijkovic talks with Carolyn about writing No Regrets.

Interviews on
Lee Miller: A Life

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November 14, 2012

Suzanne Lang and Carolyn meet at the Palace of the Legion of Honor to look at Lee Miller's photographs and to converse.


April 7, 2012

Special program with Carolyn on the life and legacy of Lee Miller.


April 29, 2007

Chris Laidlaw and Carolyn discuss Lee Miller, A Life.


June 18 & 24, 2006

Carolyn and Hazel Rowley on the art of biography, their choice of subjects, and their experiences as expat Australian writers.


Interviews on Becoming Modern: The Life of Mina Loy

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June 12, 2013

Mina Loy was a quintessential Modernist artist, essayist, and poet who most people never heard! She lived in the center of circles that included Gertrude Stein, Marcel Duchamp, and Man Ray. Carolyn Burke, author of Becoming Modern, the Life of Mina Loy joins Suzanne Lang in conversation.


October 1998

Australian poet Pam Brown talks with Carolyn about Becoming Modern and the life of Mina Loy.



Ron Hogan talks with Carolyn about her fifteen years of work on the first full-length biography of the expatriate poet and artist Mina Loy.