Rock N Roll Archaeologist, Christian Swain is privileged to chat with author and rock biographer David Yaffe.

David is a professor of humanities at Syracuse University.  He is the author of Fascinating Rhythm: Reading Jazz in American Writing  and Bob Dylan: Like a Complete Unknown.   

His most recent book which is the focus of the episode, Reckless Daughter: A Portrait of Joni Mitchell, has just been published by Sarah Crichton Books/Farrar Straus & Giroux.  

His writings have appeared in many publications, including The Nation, Harper’s Magazine, New York Magazine, The Village Voice, Slate, The Daily Beast, The New York Times, Bookforum, and The New York Review of Books.  

For more on Professor Yaffe head to his website.

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