Episode 178 — Deb Olin Unferth

   

Deb Olin Unferth is the guest. She’s the author of three books, the most recent of which is a memoir called Revolution: The Year I Fell in Love and Went to Join the War (Henry Holt). It was a finalist for the 2012 National Book Critics Circle Award. Dave Eggers says This is a very […]

Episode 177 — Masha Hamilton

   

Masha Hamilton is the guest. She is currently working in Afghanistan as Director of Communications and Public Diplomacy at the US Embassy, and her new novel, What Changes Everything, is now available from Unbridled Books. Caroline Leavitt raves As real and immediate as a racing pulse, Hamilton’s dark jewel of a novel turns the political […]

Episode 176 — Michael Reynolds

   

Michael Reynolds is the guest. He is the editor-in-chief of Europa Editions. Maureen Corrigan of NPR’s Fresh Air says Europa Editions…has been doing the Lord’s work in terms of introducing European literary novels, many of them in translation, to an American readership. And the LA Weekly says You could consider Europa Editions…as a kind of […]