Eleanor Wachtel

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Eleanor Wachtel is one of the English-speaking world’s most respected and sought-after interviewers. She worked in various broadcasting roles before co-founding and hosting what would become her flagship show on CBC Radio, Writers & Company. The Best of Writers & Company celebrates the show's 25 year anniversary and presents her conversations with legendary authors like Jonathan Franzen and Alice Munro, who share their views on process, the writing life and the hazards of literary fame. Wachtel is a member of the Order of Canada and has received eight honorary degrees.
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