Posts Tagged: nuclear war

In a Quicksand of Language: A Conversation with Krys Lee


Krys Lee discusses her debut novel, How I Became a North Korean, having empathy for people and characters, and finding the balance between real-world facts and imagination. ...more

The Rumpus Interview with Etgar Keret


Writer Etgar Keret talks about his new memoir The Seven Good Years, the early criticism he faced as a writer, and the surreal that is always waiting. ...more

Strangelove Custard Pie


Over on The Auteurs, Glenn Kenny has published an interview with Anthony Harvey, who was Stanley Kubrick’s editor on Lolita and Dr. Strangelove. As you probably already know, the latter film ends with Peter Sellers, as the title character, getting so excited by his plan to wait out the nuclear winter in a mine shaft, with a select elite and several women to every man, that he staggers out of his chair and shouts, “Mein Führer!