Saturday, July 06, 2013

Recommending summer books on CNN

Hey I was on Jake Tapper's show The Lead on CNN two days ago, talking about literary fiction by Ethan Rutherford, Jessica Blau and Elliott Holt.

Saturday, May 05, 2012

New Yorker Monthly Fiction Podcast

To the other 87 people in America who care about short stories: I had the good fortune to discuss "The Point," by Charles D'Ambrosio, with The New Yorker's Deborah Treisman, on their monthly fiction podcast, and then did a so-so job reading this great piece of writing (in my surprisingly nasal New York accent).

Click here

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Florence, Italy

I taught a class in Florence, during the first two weeks of January, co-sponsored by Florence University of the Arts and Stonybrook Southampton....ah, so much fun!

Saturday, January 23, 2010

call and response

I joined a group of sixteen writers who wrote something that some very talented artists then responded to with some art. Opening tonight. Click on tuna can for details.

Sunday, December 13, 2009

McSweeney's Panorama Issue

I wrote a story about my cousin that appears in this spectacular issue of McSweeney's.

A little more info about it here.