Posts Tagged: In the House Upon the Dirt between the Lake and the Woods
Austin folks, if you need to take a breather from politics, come to Bookpeople this Saturday for a Matt Bell reading!
Bell, whose novel In the House upon the Dirt between the Lake and the Woods thrilled and chilled us, will be in conversation with Callie Collins, whom you’ll remember from her recent stellar Rumpus essay “I’ll Not Yield At This Time.”
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Werner Herzog explained that what Kinski saw as sensuality in the jungle (during the filming of Fitzcarraldo), Herzog thought of as “overwhelming and collective murder.” We begin In the House Upon the Dirt between the Lake and the Woods in Kinski’s jungle, large and imaginary enough to accommodate a couple’s dream to start a family....more