Select Interviews
Audio and Video

Fear and Loathing in the 1980s Midwest

Kali and nonfiction author Paul Renfro (Stranger Danger: Family Values, Childhood, and the American Carceral State) chat about their crossover topics with Skylark Bookshop.

The Bookshop at the End of the Internet

Kali chats with host Stacey Horan about The Monsters We Make and her writing process.

The Iowa Fiction Show

Kali chats with host Kristine Keil about The Monsters We Make, growing up in and writing about the Midwest, and the writing life.

Des Moines Public Library Podcast

Kali chats with host Aaron Gernes about The Monsters We Make.

Writer's Atelier (recorded livestream)

Kali reads the opening chapter of The Monsters We Make followed by a Q&A.


Side Trips (video)

Kali video chats with bestselling author Heather Gudenkauf about her advocacy work for mental healthcare reform.

Broads and Books Podcast

Kali chats with the smart and hilarious podcast hosts Amy Lillard and Erin Johnston of Broads and Books about her favorite childhood book, her oddest author event ever, and her shared obsession with Erin for all things Keith Morrison and Dateline.

Check It Out!

Kali chats with the Carnegie Stout Public Library Podcast about her new book The Monsters We Make.

Craft Talk at Lindenwood University (video)

Kali discusses her writing journey and process in a craft talk with Lindenwood University MFA in Writing students.

This Podcast Will Change Your Life

Kali chats with host Ben Tanzer and fellow VCFA alums and authors Mathieu Cailler and Vanessa Blakeslee.

Citizen Lit Podcast

Kali talks with Aubrey Cox Warner about The Good Divide.

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