Lampblack Founders' Issue Launch
Lampblack celebrated the launch of its Founders’ Issue, featuring select works from eleven writers who have volunteered their time, labor, and...
On America: Environmental Storytelling
How can storytelling contend with the legacies of resource extraction, toxic industries, and systemic disenfranchisement? How can storytellers...
On Reading: Sandra Gilbert and Susan Gubar on Still Mad with Jamia Wilson
Renowned feminist scholars Susan Gubar and Sandra Gilbert (The Madwoman in the Attic) return with a...
In Translation: Sandra Cisneros on Martita, I Remember You with Rigoberto González and Liliana Valenzuela
Sandra Cisneros, the bestselling author of The House on Mango Street, returns to the literary scene with Martita...
Honorée Fanonne Jeffers on The Love Songs of W.E.B. Du Bois with A. Van Jordan
Honorée Fanonne Jeffers (The Age of Phillis), the award-winning poet and essayist, joined us for the launch of her...
What’s in a Title?
How do we craft the backstories—both of the books we work on, as well as our own—over the course of our developing careers?
Kei Miller on Things I Have Withheld with Uli Beutter Cohen
Through essay and commentary, Kei Miller explores the silences that exist in humanity’s conversations around race, sex...
Deborah Levy on Real Estate with Tash Aw
Real Estate concludes Deborah Levy’s groundbreaking Living Autobiography trilogy. Tash Aw, the...
Crime/Scene: Jonathan Santlofer on The Last Mona Lisa with Alison Gaylin
Jonathan Santlofer (Inherit the Dead) opened a new Center for Fiction series on crime fiction with his latest release...
Story/Teller: Kia Corthron on Moon and the Mars with Denne Michele Norris
Kia Corthron, the winner of The Center for Fiction First Novel Prize for The Castle Cross the Magnet Carter, celebrated...