Thursday, November 29, 2018

Erica Rivera Interviews Phosphorescent (Again!)


Erica Rivera spoke to Matthew Houck of indie Americana band Phosphorescent about his relationship with alcohol, his marriage to an Aussie musician, and spiritual influences on his new album C'est La Vie. Read the Q&A on City Pages here.

Rivera previously interviewed Houck in 2013 for Vita.mn. You can read that interview here.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Erica Rivera Interviews Andrea Gibson


Erica Rivera interviewed queer poet Andrea Gibson about their new book Lord of the Butterflies, spoken-word stage fright, and how the personal and political merge in their writing. Read the piece on City Pages here.

Friday, November 9, 2018

Erica Rivera Interviews Pastry Chef Zoë François


Erica Rivera spoke to pastry chef Zoë François about her new book Holiday and Celebration Bread in Five Minutes a Day. Read all about the new, sweet recipes and the myriad religions and cultures that revolve around bread on City Pages here.

Friday, November 2, 2018

Erica Rivera Interviews Authors of "The Great Minnesota Cookie Book"


Erica Rivera spoke to Star Tribune food critic Rick Nelson and Star Tribune Taste editor Lee Svitak Dean about their new cookbook The Great Minnesota Cookie Book. The book is based on the annual Star Tribune Holiday Cookie Contest that Nelson started 15 years ago. Read the piece on City Pages here.