George Saunders reading and discussion with Aoibheann Sweeney – Eat, Drink & Be Literary at BAMcafe

April 2018

Reading Audio Interviews


Presented by National Book Foundation and BAM

George Saunder’s reads from “Sea Oak,” which can be found in his short story collection Pastoralia. A Q&A session with moderator Aoibheann Sweeney and the audience follows, where Saunders discusses (among other things) the writer’s place in the political landscape, why he writes short stories versus novels, and the truthfulness found in fiction.