Posts Tagged ‘Rebecca Touger’

Interview: David Small, author of Stitches

Tuesday, October 6th, 2009

David Small’s graphic memoir, Stitches, is a beautifully rendered account of a horrifying childhood, drawn in shades of gray. He recently answered a few of Rebecca Touger’s questions.

Interview: Lynne Sharon Schwartz, author of Not Now, Voyager

Tuesday, June 16th, 2009

Lynne Sharon Schwartz’s new memoir, Not Now, Voyager, weighs the pros and cons of travel as the she relates her own misadventures around the globe. She recently sat down and answered a few of my questions on her writing.

Interview: Danzy Senna, author of Where Did You Sleep Last Night?

Tuesday, May 26th, 2009

Rebecca Touger interviews Danzy Senna, author of Where Did You Sleep Last Night? Senna’s memoir is an account of a childhood complicated by divorce and racial identity, and of a search through both sides of her family’s history for answers.

Interview: Saïd Sayrafiezadeh, author of When Skateboards Will Be Free

Tuesday, April 14th, 2009

Saïd Sayrafiezadeh’s parents devoted their lives to the Socialist Workers Party, and they did their best to make sure their son followed in their revolutionary footsteps. Rebecca Touger talks to him about family, politics, and life as a young Trotskyite.

INTERVIEW: Susan Jane Gilman, author of Undress Me in the Temple of Heaven

Tuesday, March 17th, 2009

Susan Jane Gilman set off for China hoping to become a female Jack Kerouac. She recounts her adventures in Undress Me in the Temple of Heaven, and talks about the book with SMITH contributor Rebecca Touger.

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