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.

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...
In the practice of Orthodox Judaism, all the rabbis are men (the Reform and Conservative branches of the religion now ordain women), men and women are seated seperately in the synagogue and although both women and men have distinct religious obligations, women have traditionally not been expected...
It's easy to find simple facts about Middlefield, New York.  The Census Bureau estimates the town's population in 2009 is 2,451, an increase of 2.31% since 2000.  The estimated median household income in 2007 was $49,296, compared with $39,625 in 2000 (but still below the New York...