Media Interviews

Not one to be shy, Martha Egan has happily publicized her Papalote Press titles in print, radio, and TV interviews. Reviews are vital for the success of a book—especially one from a tiny press like Papalote. Our books have been reviewed with high praise by newspapers, magazines, and online bloggers.

Newspaper and magazine reviews include The Albuquerque Journal, The Green Bay Press GazetteThe Santa Fe Reporter, which selected La Ranfla in “SFR Picks” and both The Santa Fe New Mexican/Pasatiempo and The Corrales Comment; The Santa Fean MagazineAlbuquerque; The Magazine; and Sky Sanchez of The San Francisco Book Review.

Online,; La Bloga (; Peace Corps Writers; Midwest Book Review; and Goodreads, have reviewed our books. 

And, of course, Amazon.

(For a few illustrative quotes, see the pages belonging to each book.)

Martha has discussed her books and the life of a woman writer with Susan Loubet and Carol Boss on Women’s Focus on NPR affiliate KUNM in Albuquerque. The Radio Cafe, KSFR 90.7 FM, Santa Fe, featured her in a discussion with Host Mary Charlotte Domandi and Regional Librarian John Mugford about her recording of Clearing Customs for The Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped. Other live radio interviews include KOBE, KSNM, and KRWG, in Las Cruces; KSJE FM, in Farmington and KFUN-AM, in Las Vegas—all in New Mexico—and radio and TV interviews the John C. Scott Show on KVOI 690 AM in Tucson.

Live on TV! Martha Egan discussed her writing career on Las Cruces PBS affiliate, KRWG-TV; with host Lorene Mills on Report from Santa Fe, on PBS affiliate, KNME TV, and with Tom Joles on KOB TV, Albuquerque.

On a 2012 trip to Lake Titicaca, Bolivia, Martha produced a short film, with assisstant Zoila Cleaver and Bolivian videographers Ivan Fuentes and Rodrigo Rodríguez. Relicarios de Copacabana records her interviews with local relicario makers and is available in Spanish with English subtitles.
The videos below © Copyright of Martha J. Egan

Relicarios in English


Relicarios en Español

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