Afterhours at the Radio Bookclub: Karen Auvinen – Rough Beauty

Author Karen Auvinen joins us for Afterhours at the Radio Bookclub in which she talks about her new book Rough Beauty: Forty Seasons of Mountain Living, and her attachment to mountain living.

Auvinen also shares stories of her time as the cookbook buyer at Boulder’s iconic Peppercorn store.


Listen to our broadcast interview.

The Radio Bookclub is a collaboration between KGNU and the Boulder Bookstore. Every month Arsen Kashkashian, head buyer at the Boulder Bookstore, selects a book to inspire listeners to read along together. The author will then join us in-studio for a discussion which we broadcast on the 4th Thursday of every month at 9am.

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An episode of Afterhours at the Radio Bookclub was recently recognized by the PRNDI, Public Radio News Directors Inc., in their 2018 awards in the Best Podcast in Small Newsrooms Category.