In episode 11, recorded before Paul’s dental surgery, Leland and Paul discuss why no one cares about NSA surveillance, “adventure capitalism,” whether MFA writing programs are a pyramid scheme, the backlash against Miranda July, Birdman, and what they’ve been reading and watching.
- Things I Can Say About MFA Writing Programs Now That I No Longer Teach in One
- Miranda July – The First Bad Man
- The Future
- Paul Beatty – The Sellout
- Michel Faber – The Book of Strange New Things