Understanding life through death.  Afraid to talk about death? Author Ray Robertson wants to change that with his new book How to Die: A Book About Being Alive.

Understanding life through death

Ray Robertson talks about the writing process. Shot in Roncesvalles Village in Toronto, Ontario. Part of a longer interview from the series WRITERS’ CONFESSIONS 



Ray reads from David at the University of Windsor. Check it out on Youtube!


Catch Ray’s appearance on George Stephanopoulis Tonight:


Ray discussing What Happened Later:


Ray discusses What Happened Later at the 21st Trillium Book Awards:



Podcasts & New Shows:

  • Columnist Vish Khanna talks about Ray Roberton’s Lives of the Poets with Guitars The Next Chapter at CBC Radio.
  • KBAQ’s Book Notes talks about Lives of the Poets Check it out right here
  • Ray was on Blogtalkradio on November 5th, 2013. Check it out right here
  • Ray was on The Craig Fahle Show on February 11th, 2013. Find the entire webcast right here.
  • Ray talks about David on CBC News. Check it out right here.
  • French CBC discusses the Beat Generation and the French edition of What Happened Later. Find it right here!
  • Ray was on blogtalkradio’s Conversation Crossroad, talking about Why Not?. Listen to it right here!
  • Listen to Ray talk about Why Not on CBC’s “Tapestry.”
  • Gently Down the Stream has been serialized on the CBC books Between the Covers Podcast. Listen to it right here.
  • David was the All In A Day’s Book Panel October pick. Listen to the program right here.
  • Listen to Ray’s interview on Air America’s Steve Earle Show right here.
  • Listen to Ray’s interview from KBOO radio, Portland, Oregon, right here.