Broadcast: Midmorning, 02/21/2007, 9:06 a.m.
Broadcast: Midmorning, 06/12/2007, 9:06 a.m.
Writer Calvin Trillin spent a good part of his life trying to impress Alice, his wife of 36 years. His new book is a loving and funny memoir of a remarkable woman and a happy marriage.
- Calvin Trillin: Author most recently of "About Alice." He has been staff writer at The New Yorker since 1963.
- "Park, He Said," by Calvin Trillin
- "Betting Your Life," by Alice Stewart Trillin
- Sample of Calvin Trillin's New Yorker articles
- Salon interview with Trillin