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4 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Zoe Fishman. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Zoe Fishman, often where they are interviewed.

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4 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Zoe Fishman. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Zoe Fishman, often where they are interviewed.

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Author Zoe Fishman

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Lois Reitzes interviews author Zoe Fishman about her novel "Invisible As Air"; and Tom Key, retiring artistic director of Theatrical Outfit.

Jul 01 2020 · 51mins
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The Tender Words Of Zoe Fishman

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In this episode, Clifford Brooks and Michael Amidei interview author Zoe Fishman. 

Zoe Fishman (https://www.zoefishman.net/) the critically acclaimed author of Invisible As Air (Morrow, September '19), the bestselling Inheriting Edith, (Morrow, October ’16), Driving Lessons (Morrow, April ’14), Saving Ruth (Morrow, May ’12) and Balancing Acts (Harper, March ’10). Her books have been translated into Hebrew, German, Italian, Dutch and Polish and are also available in Audio and Large Print editions. She’s the recipient of a myriad of awards, including an AJC "10 Southern Books We Loved in 2019" selection, an IndieNext Pick, Target’s Breakout and Emerging Author Picks, a NY Post Pick, a Mom’s Choice Award and a Barnes & Noble Hot Read.

Interviews and profiles of her have been featured on NBC’s “Atlanta & Co.” and FGTV, as well as in Publisher’s Weekly, Mobile Bay Magazine, The Atlanta Jewish Times and The Huffington Post. Her essays have been published in The New York Times' Modern Love column, as part of The Atlanta Journal Constitution's Personal Journey series and Modern Loss among others.

Zoe worked in the New York publishing industry for thirteen years in the editorial department of Random House, the rights department of Simon & Schuster and later, as an agent for two boutique literary firms before moving to Atlanta in August of 2011 with her family.

She is the Executive Director of The Decatur Writers Studio as well as an instructor. She is also an instructor in the Emory Continuing Education program. In the Spring of 2017, she was the Visiting Writer at SCAD Atlanta. She is currently working on her next novel.

Feb 13 2020 · 48mins

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NY Times essayist, My Subway Crush who Crushed me, Zoe Fishman talks about love, loss, single parenting writing and more!

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The Sunday NY Times Style Section is synonymous for many with sleeping late, lazy Sunday mornings, maybe a cup of coffee by your night table, perhaps a croissant or a donut half-eaten next to your newspaper.  For me, The NY Times Style section is about four words:  The Modern Love Column.  I LOVE the modern love column.  I wait for it all week, get excited to know the paper will be at my door, grab it before my husband can crinkle it up, making it harder to find my page.  And when it is in my hands I immediately flip through until I find the familiar font and the simple drawings accompanying this column. When I read Zoe Fishman’s column recently, The Subway Crush Who Crushed Me, I was blown away. Zoe’s writing is like poetry; her words flow one into the other and I found myself teary-eyed and choked up, not even realizing I was crying until a tear dropped on the paper in front of me.  I knew I had to interview Zoe; I wanted to hear her story in her own voice and share her words with our audience.

Zoe is now a single mom, a published author, a writing teacher but more than all of that she is thoughtful, deliberate, interesting and funny.  I liked her as much as I had hoped I would; the woman behind the words does not disappoint. Read the column here and listen to our podcast with Zoe Fishman. You will laugh, smile, maybe shed a tear.  You will definitely walk away holding the ones you love more closely, remembering that life is precious and that moments of happiness lie in the mundane and that in the end only love is real!

Jan 22 2020 · 36mins
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#110 Author Interview: Invisible as Air by Zoe Fishman

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Today’s guest is author Zoe Fishman. Zoe has published multiple books, her latest Invisible as Air tackles the opiod crisis. In this episode, we chat about her writing process, we dive into her book and finally a round of book recommendations. 

In this episode, we chat:

  • How her writing career got started 
  • Her background of working in publishing
  • How training for the NY Marathon taught her about writing 
  • What inspired her to write Invisible as Air?
  • What research she conducted to be in the mind of an addict?
  • The role of grief in this book 

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Invisible as Air by Zoe Fishman

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Donna Tartt

Jeffrey Eugenides

Jhumpa Lahiri 

Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier

The Secret History by Donna Tartt 

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Anything is Possible by Elizabeth Strout




Sep 26 2019 · 19mins