Lynda Barry on Live Wire!

“Live Wire: Lynda Barry and Alison Bechdel” / Listen here: Oregon Public Radio

A special "compelling combinations" Live Wire: As the rest of the country is concentrating on political fisticuffs, we look back at times when we brought people together to make for some interesting results. Cartoonists Alison Bechdel and Lynda Barry in conversation about their creative process, Poet Laureate Paulann Peterson in a Simile-Off with poet Scott Poole, Gong Show creator and author Chuck Barris singing with The Minus 5, and guests like Geek Love author Katherine Dunn, Dan Savage, and Peter Yarrow of Peter, Paul and Mary in sketches with Faces for Radio Theater.