Influenced is an interview series featuring authors talking about the works that influenced them.

See our complete list of conversations, including:

Thick Skin, where authors talk about negative reviews, from both critics and readers

Pixelatedthe digital, double-blind, lit-inclined author chat

A Bit Contrived, interviews with real authors about improvised books

The Art of Commerceexploring the intersection of literature and the marketplace


Episode XII: "Every film becomes good or at least interesting in a sense over time, just by existing."

Published 2/5/17
In this installment, AS Hamrah talks GODARD ON GODARD, Fahrenheit 451, humor in criticism, critical consensus & more.