Talking About Joan Didion


I should say, rather than messed up, the novel reflected, in a distorted way the messed-up-ness of my life at that time.

Rumpus contributor Nicholas Rombes is so fond of Joan Didion’s Play It As It Lays that he suggested to Colin Winnette that he read it. Find their discussion of the book over at Electric Literature.

Guia Cortassa was born, lives, and works in Milan, Italy. After working as a Contemporary Art curator, she went back to writing. She is a contributing editor for Ondarock and her writing has appeared on Rivista Studio, Flair and the Quietus. She compulsively tweets @gcmorvern. More from this author →