INTERVIEW: Gabbin’ with Gary Giddins

October 21st, 2009, 11:01 am by Greg

GiddensGary Giddins is well known as an award-winning jazz writer and critic. But jazz certainly isn’t his only field of expertise. In 2006, he published “Natural Selection: Gary Giddins on Comedy, Film, Music and Books,” and his next upcoming book, “Warning Shadows,” is a collection of his film essays, slated for publication by Norton in 2010.

So in advance of his free reading and discussion at Schenectady County Community College on Thursday (October 22), we asked him a few quick questions about the intersection of film and jazz, as well as criticism in general:

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