Amanda Goldblatt is the guest. Her debut novel, Hard Mouth, is available from Counterpoint Press.
Goldblatt's work can lately be found at NOON, Fence, and Diagram. She was a 2018 National Endowment for the Arts Creative Writing Fellow, and teaches creative writing at Northeastern Illinois University.
She lives in Chicago, with her architect partner, and no dog.
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