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Jan 30, 2013

Andrea Seigel is the guest. She is the author of three novels: Like the Red Panda, To Feel Stuff, and The Kid Table. She's also an accomplished screenwriter.

Chuck Klosterman says

"If Helen Fielding had been born in 1979 and become a hyper-precocious Goth kid whose favorite book was Prozac Nation, she probably would...

Jan 27, 2013

Teddy Wayne is the guest. He is the author of the novel Kapitoil (Harper Perennial), for which he was the winner of a 2011 Whiting Writers' Award. He has also been the recipient of a New York Public Library Young Lions Fiction Award and the Dayton Literary Peace Prize. His second novel, The Love Song of Jonny Valentine,...

Jan 23, 2013

Richard Chiem is the guest. He is the author of You Private Person, a collection of short stories published by Scrambler Books.

Blake Butler says

"Richard Chiem's You Private Person is a bustling prism of a thing, full of passages that actually lead somewhere off of the paper. His words have brains that have bodies...

Jan 20, 2013

Kate Zambreno is the guest. She is the author of two novels, O Fallen Angel and Green Girl, and her latest book is a critical memoir called Heroines, now available from Semiotext(e). 

The Paris Review raves

"It should come as no surprise that her provocative new work, Heroines, published by Semiotext(e)'s Active...

Jan 16, 2013

Rosie Schaap is the guest. She is a contributor to This American Life and, and she writes the monthly "Drink" column for The New York Times Magazine. Her memoir, Drinking With Men, will be published on January 24, 2013 by Riverhead Books.

Kate Christensen raves

"This book will be a classic. There is so much joy...