Eleanor HendersonMay 28, 2019
The Twelve-Mile Straight
An interview with Eleanor Henderson, author of Ten Thousand Saints and The Twelve-Mile Straight (Ecco, 2011, 2017).
Books Recommended in this episode:
- Optic Nerve by Maria Gainza
- In the Land of Men, Adrienne Miller;
- The Varieties of Romantic Experience, Robert Cohen
- Ten Thousand Saints, The Twelve-Mile Straight, Eleanor Henderson
- Three quarantine reads: Hex, Rebecca Dinerstein Knight; The Ninth House, Leigh Bardugo; Station Eleven, Emily St. John Mandel
Chris Holmes is Chair of Literatures in English and Associate Professor at Ithaca College. He writes criticism on contemporary global literatures. His book, Kazuo Ishiguro as World Literature, is under contract with Bloomsbury Publishing. He is the co-director of The New Voices Festival, a celebration of work in poetry, prose, and playwriting by up-and-coming young writers.