Episode 183 — Matthew Savoca


Matthew Savoca is the guest. His new novel is called I Don’t Know I Said, and it’s available now from Publishing Genius Press. Michael Kimball says There’s a hell of a lot more charm in Savoca’s book than a novel about sad and smart twenty-somethings should ever have. And Scott McClanahan says Man, this book […]

Episode 42 — Ben Tanzer


Ben Tanzer is the guest.  He’s the author of several books, including 99 Problems, You Can Make Him Like You, and My Father’s House.  He is also the proprietor of vast faux media empire. Michael Fitzgerald, author of Radiant Days, calls My Father’s House “a sincere and important book full of grace, beauty, and…I’m happy […]

Episode 34 — Roxane Gay


  Roxane Gay is the guest.  Her debut, Ayiti, is a collection of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry, and it is now available from Artistically Declined Press.  She is an English professor at Eastern Illinois University, co-editor of PANK magazine, fiction editor at Bluestem, and a regular contributor at HTML Giant. An interesting conversation with one […]