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This week, I talk to fiction writer Nathan Englander about the pressurized form of fictional worlds, giving the reader something worth their time and money, getting to the pain as soon as possible, continuing to learn about one’s craft deep into one’s career, Judaism in literature, and the wisdom of our friend Darin Strauss.

Nathan Englander

Nathan Englander and your humble host in The Confucius Institute at Miami Dade College.

Books Discussed

Kaddish dot comWhat We Talk About When We Talk About Anne FrankFor the Relief of Unbearable Urges

NOTES

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Episode 400 of The Drunken Odyssey, your favorite podcast about creative writing and literature is available on Apple podcastsstitcher, spotify, or click here to stream (right click to download, if that’s your thing.)