Posts Tagged: Maddie oatman

A chat with Karen Russell

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Check out Rumpus contributor Maddie Oatman’s recent interview with Karen Russell. Russell and Oatman discuss her Pulitzer Prize-nominated novel Swamplandia!, as well as topics ranging from the imagination, vampires, and what kind of horse Mitt Romney would be. MJ: What do you think poses the biggest threat to our imaginations? KR: People really get myopic as they […]

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Did You Miss?

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Lots of great reading on The Rumpus over the last couple of weeks. Here’s some links in case you missed them. Kelly did a fascinating rundown on the stripper memoir. Maddie Oatman interviewed members of Midwest Dilemma. Joe Cervelin considered Mike Tyson in Five Acts. Barbara Berman reviewed Fred Marchant’s latest poetry collection. The war […]

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