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Interview with Jon Scieszka

Issue No. 19 ~ December, 1998

Ryan Boudinot interviews Jon Scieszka, author of The Stinky Cheese Man and other Fairly Stupid Tales, in an attempt to find out just what makes this author ... stink?

Michael Cunningham

Issue No. 19 ~ December, 1998

Lorri Holt talks with Michael Cunningham, author of A Home at the End of the World and Flesh and Blood, and comes to understand how even quality writing can be workshopped to death.

Aimee Bender

Issue No. 18 ~ November, 1998

Aimee Bender is the author of The Girl in the Flammable Skirt, a collection of short stories published last summer. She is currently at work on a novel. Her stories are dream-like, wickedly funny, inventive and weird in the best of ways. The following interview …

A. Manette Ansay

Issue No. 10 ~ January, 1998

Camille Renshaw talks with A. Manette Ansay, author of Sister, Vinegar Hill, and Read This and Tell Me What It Says.

Interview with Victoria Alexander

Issue No. 9 ~ October, 1997

Richard Luck: Did you have a specific reason for writing this book? Victoria Alexander: In the case of Smoking Hopes I was responding to Waiting For Godot. I personally don’t think it would be so bad if we found out that Godot was not coming …

Interview with Steven J Frank

Issue No. 9 ~ October, 1997

Richard Luck: What was your impetus for writing The Uncertainty Principle? Steven Frank: To celebrate the soul of the techie, and to offer an entertaining glimpse at their world for people who ordinarily might be turned off. My hope is that a romance set at …