Category Archives: Literature

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My Threeway with Matthew Norman and Jessica Anya Blau

In which I make it with two of my favorite writers. And by “it,” I mean “conversation.” Continue reading




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Mary: An Excerpt from “The Prisoner of Hell Gate” by Dana I. Wolff

An excerpt from the new novel by Dana I. Wolff (Picador).




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Literary Seductions: Twenty Books To Hook Up To

Sean Beaudoin tells you how to enjoy the ending.




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Looking Back at the Abyss: Reflections on Binge-Watching “Hannibal”

Binge-watching Hannibal gets to be a pretty harrowing affair. Hear why.




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Outlier Aphrodisiacs & Fear of Loss: On Writing Perfectly Broken

Robert Burke Warren on going from acclaimed children’s entertainer Uncle Rock to novelist wrestling with how best to render the erotic realities of adulthood.




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Welcome Thieves: An Appreciation

Our own Robert Burke Warren waxes on about Sean Beaudoin’s stellar, rockin’ Welcome Thieves.




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Tell Me a Story About Your Collection of Stories

Sean Beaudoin talks about what it was like to write, let alone sell, a collection of short stories in 2016.




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Man in the High Castle: Better the Tyrant You Know

An essay on The Man in the High Castle and America’s fear of the foreign.




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Between Two Franzens

Sean Beaudoin interviews Sean Beaudoin in “Between Two Franzens”, the book trailer for Welcome Thieves.




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