Interviewed by: Dennis Conrow
Catalog Number: 20091120, 20080912
Nathan Englander discusses his novel, The Ministry of Special Cases, about Argentina’s Dirty War in the 1970s. In this interview with New Letters on the Air’s assistant producer Dennis Conrow, Englander talks about the relationship between fathers and sons—which plays a significant role in the novel—and the role that Judaism plays in his novels, in his writing, and in his life.
Growing up in a Philadelphia apartment above a liquor store, poet Ellen Bass thought her childhood was "the most mundane, pedestrian, unpoetic world you could possibly live in," but after many years and the death of her parents, she finds herself ...
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