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
Pixelated, the digital, double-blind, lit-inclined author chat
A Bit Contrived, interviews with real authors about improvised books
The Art of Commerce, exploring the intersection of literature and the marketplace
Episode XIII: "Something about shifting the frame"
In this installment, Alix Ohlin talks about Muriel Spark's The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, arch and harsh writing, earnestness, breaking temporal rules & more.