TRUTH & BEAUTY: EPISODE 2, WITH DANIEL MENDELSOHN & CHRISTINE SMALLWOOD
Ring composition, Homer, Proust, academic misery, & how a story becomes a novel
Christian Lorentzen and Caroline Debnam interview Daniel Mendelsohn, author of Three Rings: A Tale of Exile, Narrative, and Fate, and Christine Smallwood, author of the novel The Life of the Mind. Both books are just out in paperback. Originally aired on Montez Press Radio on March 25, 2022.