Writer Michael Chabon and actor Steve Buscemi on this edition of Fresh Air
. Michael Chabon won a year 2000 Pulitzer prize for his novel The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay
which is now out in paperback. His other books include The Mysteries of Pittsburgh
, and a collection of stories called Werewolves in Their Youth
. Last year, his book, Wonder Boys
was adapted into a film starring Michael Douglas. He has also written for many publications including The New Yorker
, and Esquire
. Steve Buscemi is currently starring in the new film Ghost World
playing a blues record collector who can't get a date. Recently, he directed and produced the movie Animal Factory
, a prison drama starring Wilhelm Defoe and Edward Furlong. He made his directorial debut with Tree's Lounge
in 1996. He's acted in over 60 movies in the past twenty years; winning praise for roles in cult favorites like Reservoir Dogs
, Pulp Fiction
. (Original Broadcast Dates: May 1, 2001 and November 14, 2000)
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