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 XVII: "The enforced happy ending can't always successfully disguise"
In this installment, Sally Rooney talks about Belle & Sebastian, earnest irony, traditional romantic setups, ambiguity & more.