Category Archives: Interview

The Dinner Party Show: Author Armistead Maupin recalls the mystery of Burning Man

From “The Dinner Party Show”  Bestselling author ARMISTEAD MAUPIN, in this brief clip from his first visit to THE DINNER PARTY SHOW, reminisces with hosts CHRISTOPHER RICE and ERIC SHAW QUINN about the magic and mystery of BURNING MAN (“it’s … Continue reading

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Curtain Call: PW Talks with Armistead Maupin

By Wendy Werris Dec 20, 2013 With The Days of Anna Madrigal, Armistead Maupin brings his 12-character-based Tales of the City series, set in San Francisco, to a close after 40 years. Tales of the City was conceived in 1976 … Continue reading

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‘Tales of the City’, from a column to a canon

Author Armistead Maupin’s frank vision of San Francisco has won millions of fans Arminta Wallace March 10, 2014 It began as a column in a local newspaper and ended up with more than six million readers. In his Tales of … Continue reading

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Well Read

Armistead Maupin, “The Days of Anna Madrigal” — The latest and last in Maupin’s long-running “Tales of the City” series takes on the woman at the heart of the tales. Well Read is all about ideas. Through hosted interviews and … Continue reading

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Armistead Maupin: telling tales

As Tales Of The City author, Armistead Maupin, concludes his groundbreaking series with The Days of Anna Madrigal, Alex Hopkins meets him to talk transgender, Aids and emotional book signings. Armistead Maupin is used to people crying when they meet … Continue reading

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Damian Barr’s Literary Salon with Armistead Maupin

Armistead Maupin – The Literary Salon – February 2014 Released18 February 2014 Armistead Maupin reads from his new novel and lets slip a very exciting bit of news! Recorded at Damian Barr’s Literary Salon at the St Pancras Renaissance Hotel … Continue reading

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NMPBS ¡COLORES!: Armistead Maupin

Author of the popular Tales of the City series, Armistead Maupin talks about his experience. “When I came out as a gay man, when I moved to San Francisco and suddenly took a look at my own oppression, then I … Continue reading

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“You Wrote The Book” Podcast – Armistead Maupin

Hello and welcome back to You Wrote The Book, a book based podcast hosted by Simon Savidge. Each fortnight over the coming months he will be joined by a special guest author to discuss their life as a writer and … Continue reading

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Armistead Maupin ‘not sorry’ to end Tales of The City

February 18, 2014 Author Armistead Maupin has told the BBC’s Nick Higham he was not sorry to end the Tales of The City series with his ninth, and final, book. However he admitted to being ”weepy” while writing the last … Continue reading

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Interview – Polari Magazine

The Days of Anna Madrigal, the ninth Tales of the City novel, brings a remarkable series to a close. Christopher Bryant talks to Armistead Maupin about his fans, his Republican beginnings and his plans for life after Tales. Read the … Continue reading

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