FINALLY someone gives me a Janet Jackson microphone. (at Riverhead Books)
Julia Fierro at Astoria Bookstore, 7/15/14
“He’s lost something, some illusion I used to think was necessary to him. He’s come to realize he too is human. Or is this a performance, for my benefit, to show me he’s up-to-date? Maybe men shouldn’t have been told about their own humanity. It’s only made them uncomfortable. It’s only made them trickier, slier, more evasive, harder to read.”
― Margaret Atwood, Cat’s Eye
The Slanted Door’s James Beard award winning cuisine [backdrop to celebration of Lewis Buzbee’s Graywolf book ‘Blackboard’]
Celebrating Lewis Buzbee’s important new Graywolf Press book ‘Blackboard’ [one of my top 10 summer books for bbc.com] at the Slanted Door
"At first you think it’s just going to be a historical fiction book about a young poet and then BAM! it’s something totally different…"