The latest updates.
Jeffrey Brown interviews me at the Miami Book Fair for the PBS show Book View Now. You can watch the interview here.
“Anything For Money,” which appeared in Zoetrope and is part of my collection “Refund,” is a Recommended Reading selection on the Electric Literature site, with an intro by my editor, Dan Smetanka. You can read the story here.
Critic Jonathan Russell Clark interviews me for Lithub. You can read the interview here.
Courtney Maum interviews me for the NBA site. You can read the interview here.
Refund has been selected as a Finalist for the National Book Award in Fiction. You can read the announcement here.
Refund is included on the Longlist for the National Book Award in fiction. !!!!!!!!
You can see the entire list here:
Very happy that I am the Distinguished Visiting Professor of Creative Writing at Hollins University in Roanoke, Virginia, for the 2015-2016 academic year. Here’s a link:
“We didn’t know that the house was inhabited. We just knew that it was free.” New essay appears in the July issue of Real Simple. You can read the essay here.
Refund is on the Frank O’Connor Story Award shortlist! You can read about it here.