Category Archives: Interview

BBC: Front Row with John Wison

BBC February 10, 2014 With John Wilson. Armistead Maupin discusses The Days of Anna Madrigal, the ninth (and possibly final) instalment of his celebrated Tales of the City series of novels. Madrigal is reunited with the former tenants of 28 … Continue reading

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Armistead Maupin puts an end to Tales Of The City

Thanks to @mr_andy_c  for tweeting this interview! BBC News February 13, 2014 Writer Armistead Maupin says the ninth Tale Of The City book will be the last. The series, which started as a short story in a newspaper 40 years ago, … Continue reading

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“Tales of the City” author Armistead Maupin: “The Google Bus is the emperor’s carriage”

Maupin on how San Francisco has changed, and ending the series that made the world fall in love with it By Laura Miller Few writers have seen their work as wholeheartedly loved as Armistead Maupin. His “Tales of the City” … Continue reading

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Armistead Maupin – The Dinner Party Show

The Internet’s first LIVE comedy variety show. Join hosts New York Times bestselling novelists Christopher Rice and Eric Shaw Quinn for a weekly buffet of their deranged special correspondents and celebrity guests. Check out Armistead Maupin on The Dinner Party … Continue reading

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Armistead Maupin: Writing the City

Duration: 55 minutes First broadcast: Tuesday 11 February 2014 Matthew Bannister meets novelist Armistead Maupin, the writer best known for his Tales of the City series of novels set in San Francisco. Sami Shah is a stand-up comedian from Pakistan … Continue reading

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Armistead Maupin Turns The Final Page On ‘Tales Of The City’ Series

By Marcie Sillman February 3, 2014 Click the link to hear the audio interview You don’t have to know much about San Francisco to be a fan of Armistead Maupin’s long-running series, “Tales of the City.” Maupin first created his … Continue reading

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Armistead Maupin Bids Farewell to ‘Tales’

Tim Teeman February 2, 2014 As he writes his final ‘Tales of the City’ novel, Armistead Maupin talks sex, drugs, marriage, mortality – and lapping up Burning Man’s craziness – with Tim Teeman. When I ask how his book tour … Continue reading

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Armistead Maupin on Saying Goodbye to San Francisco and Tales of the City

Tony Bravo January 29, 2014 There’s something melancholy yet appropriate about Armistead Maupin choosing to end his famed Tales of the City series at this particular point in the city’s history; the San Francisco of the nearly 40 years of … Continue reading

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Toward the family of man: Armistead Maupin

Wayne Lee January 24, 2014 With The Days of Anna Madrigal, Armistead Maupin closes the nearly 40-year saga of “family”life revolving around the title character’s boarding house at 28 Barbary Lane in San Francisco. The ninth novel in his Tales … Continue reading

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Final Tales: Q&A with Armistead Maupin on Concluding his Iconic San Francisco Series

By Juan De Anda Monday, January 27, 2014 Armistead Maupin refuses to be the old fart who bickers about San Francisco not being what it used to be, even after chronicling it for nearly 40 years. What started off as … Continue reading

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