Off the Page

WSKG's bi-weekly interview & call-in program with local authors from Binghamton, Ithaca, Elmira and surrounding areas served by WSKG Public Radio. Off the Page is hosted by Bill Jaker.

Economic cycles have been observed since Biblical times ("Indeed seven years of great plenty will come throughout all the land of Egypt; but after them seven years of famine will arise, and all the plenty will be forgotten..."  Gen. 41).  Then and now, people would try to adjust...
The broadcasting industry has always been aware of its educational potential and is often idealistic about its service to children.  In the 1946 book "Here Is Television" author Thomas Hutchinson states, "Educational or informative programs on television open vistas that...
Novelist Therese Walsh's visit to OFF THE PAGE comes a few days before Thanksgiving, and her new book "The Last Will of Moira Leahy" also starts in that time frame.  The opening lines are, "I lost my twin to a harsh November nine years ago", and Maeve Leahy wishes the...