Inheriting the storyteller gene serves fiction and memoir.
Helen Macdonald’s “H Is for Hawk” is a hybrid memoir about grief, the environment, family and a bird.
Do you want to tell the story of your life?
5 more young writers putting their mark on the writing world.
Mary Karr is the boss of memoir. But she operates without fear when it comes to self-expression. We noticed that in our interview and the media blitz around her new book “The Art of Memoir.”
For Tim O’Brien, the Vietnam War has remained a crucible in his fiction, but the power of imagination and memory, and ‘our elusive interior worlds,’ loom large too.
She didn’t create the form, but Mary Karr has a lot to say about the art of telling your own story.
This first-class memoirist dissects the first words of the prologue in her third memoir.
“When I’m on a project, it’s good to be immersed in it, to return to it, daily.”
The boss of memoir opens up about her new book and her favorite authors.