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Mar 31, 2021

Hari Kunzru is the author of the novel Red Pill, available now from Knopf.

This is Hari's second time on the program. He first appeared in Episode 57, on April 1, 2012.

Born in London, he is the author of the novels The Impressionist, Transmission, My Revolutions, Gods Without Men, and White Tears, as well as a short...

Mar 24, 2021

Tod Goldberg is the guest. His critically acclaimed new story collection, The Low Desert, is available from Counterpoint.

This is Tod's third time on the program. He first appeared in Episode 320 on October 12, 2014, and again in Episode 488, on October 18, 2017.

Goldberg is the author of more than a dozen...

Mar 17, 2021

Yamen Manai is the author of the novel The Ardent Swarm, available now from Amazon Crossing. Winner of the Prix Comar d'Or and the Prix des Cinq Continents, it is the official March pick of The Nervous Breakdown Book Club.

Manai was born in 1980 in Tunis and currently lives in Paris. Both a writer and an engineer, Manai...

Mar 10, 2021

Vesna Maric is the author of the debut novel The President Shop (Sandorf Passage).

Maric was born in Mostar, Bosnia-Herzegovina, in 1976. She left the country at sixteen as part of a convoy of refugees bound for the Lake District in England. She attended University College London and later went on to work for the BBC...

Mar 3, 2021

Melissa Broder is the guest. Her new novel, Milk Fed, is available from Scribner.

This is Melissa's fourth time on the podcast. She first appeared in Episode 58 on April 4, 2012. Her second appearance was in Episode 404 on March 13, 2016. Her third appearance came in Episode 519, on May 9, 2018.

Broder's other books...