Author Interview: David James Poissant: The Heaven of Animals

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David James Poissant is the author of The Heaven of Animals: Stories (Simon & Schuster, 2014), winner of the 2015 GLCA New Writers Award, the Silver Medal for fiction from the Florida Book Awards, and a finalist for the L.A. Times Book Prize. The Heaven of Animals has been longlisted for the PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize, named an Amazon Best Book […]

Mad Men: The End of an Era

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January Jones as Betty Draper. Mad Men: season one, episode Shoot. Writers: Matthew Weiner, who created and wrote the episode along with writer Christopher Provenzano. Directed by Paul Feig. It’s the writing and characters that draw me into the scenes, and into the stories. What is so particularly striking about this episode is the opening […]