Episode 16: Interview with Josip Novakovich


Josip Novakovich is the author of three short story collections (Yolk, Salvation and Other Disasters, Infidelities: Stories of War and Lust, the novel April Fools Daytwo collections of narrative essays Apricots from ChernobylPlum Brandy), and two textbooks Writing Fiction Step by StepFiction Writer’s Workshop.)

Novakovich is the recipient of the Whiting Writer’s Award, a Guggenheim fellowship, two fellowships from the National Endowment of the Arts, an award from the Ingram Merrill Foundation, and an American Book Award.

He’s been anthologized in Best American Poetry, Pushcart Prize, and O. Henry Prize StoriesKirkus Review calls him “the best American short story writer of the decade.”

For more information on our guest please visit his Amazon author page

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