Posts Tagged: Nathan Hill

The Rumpus Mini-Interview Project #122: Nathan Hill


"Write what you want to write, he said, and let other people deal with taxonomies." ...more

Barbizon Revisited


For Lit Hub, Nathan Hill takes us through the history of the Barbizon Hotel, recounting its role as an incubator for young women writers of the mid-20th century and as a landmark for those same writers to touch upon and mythologize in their work:

Beyond Plath’s infamous retelling, the Barbizon has a strong association in popular culture as a rite-of-passage for “small-town” girls trying to make it in Manhattan.