Episode 491 — Carmen Maria Machado

   

Carmen Maria Machado is the guest. Her debut story collection, Her Body and Other Parties, is available now from Graywolf Press. It is a finalist for both the 2017 National Book Award and the Kirkus Prize, and is the winner of the Bard Fiction Prize.

Episode 490 — Jarret Middleton

   

Jarret Middleton is the guest. His debut novel Darkansas is available now from Dzanc Books. It is the official November pick of The Nervous Breakdown Book Club.

Episode 489 — Will Dowd

   

Will Dowd is the guest. His debut essay collection, Areas of Fog, is due out from Etruscan Press on November 14, 2017.