William Gass with Michael Silverblatt


photo of William Gass with Michael Silverblatt
William Gass

William Gass is a novelist, essayist, philosopher, and teacher. Mr. Gass, whose books include Cartesian Sonata, The Tunnel, and Omensetter’s Luck, received the Lannan Lifetime Achievement Award in...

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photo of William Gass with Michael Silverblatt
Michael Silverblatt

Michael Silverblatt, described as “the guy authors go to when they want a serious literary conversation about their work,” is the host of KCRW’s Bookworm, a nationally syndicated radio program...

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William Gass reading from his work, introduction by Michael Silverblatt.

William Gass in conversation with Michael Silverblatt.


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