Episode 532 — Ottessa Moshfegh

   

Ottessa Moshfegh is the guest. Her new novel, My Year of Rest and Relaxation, is available now from Penguin Press. Her previous novel, Eileen, won the PEN/Hemingway Award and was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize.

Episode 531 — Bethany C. Morrow

   

Bethany C. Morrow is the guest. Her debut novel, Mem, is available now from The Unnamed Press.

Episode 530 — Ruth Ozeki

   

Ruth Ozeki is the guest. She is an author, filmmaker, and Zen Buddhist priest. Her most recent novel, A Tale for the Time Being(2013), won the LA TimesBook Prize and was shortlisted for the Man Booker Award and the National Book Critics Circle Award.