is the guest. His new novel, Hark
, is available now from Simon & Schuster.
This is Sam's second time on the podcast. He first appeared in Episode 154
, on March 6, 2013.
Lipsyte is the author of the story collections Venus Drive
(named one of the top twenty-five books of its year by the Voice Literary Supplement
) and The Fun Parts,
and three other novels: The Ask
, The Subject Steve,
and Home Land
, which was a New York Times
Notable Book and received the first annual Believer
Book Award. He is also the recipient of a Guggenheim fellowship. He lives in New York City and teaches at Columbia University.
In today's monologue, I talk about my condition during this interview.