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Interview with Curtis Eggleston

MM) You’ve lived all over. While Hollow Nacelle is decidedly a Los Angeles/American Southwestern novel, it exudes a kind of Zen, a mysticism, a preoccupation with nature and the nature of sound. Tell us about your physical and spiritual life trajectory and how it led you to expat. How has living in places far-flung from California informed this novel?

 

CE) I pray more than I used to.

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Interview with Calvin Westra

MM) Family Annihilator went through a few different phases of conception. You’ve been muttering online and through various channels about this mysterious novella for a while now. Could you share the process of revelation you had that brought us this book in its final incarnation?

 

CW) From what I recall, sometime in 2018 I was writing a short story about a young couple making a weird YouTube horror show.

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Altruists are Self-Destructive – An Interview with Dennis Cooper by James Nulick

 

Note: all paginated references to Dennis Cooper’s new novel I WISHED are based upon the PDF version kindly supplied by Soho Press.  

 

 

Dennis Cooper is the author of The George Miles Cycle, a novel in five volumes, a sort of Californian In Search of Lost Time. Dennis is also an accomplished film director,

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Interview with Maggie Siebert

MM) Coming from a multidisciplinary background and having such a broad palette of tastes in other mediums, it’s interesting to me that you have a book coming out (interesting for anyone). What made you gravitate toward the written word and stay for literature? Have you always been an avid book reader?

 

MS) Writing a book is the first thing I can remember really wanting to do.

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