#1 (March 21): John talks with Christopher Grobe, author of Art of Confession: The Performance of Self from Robert Lowell to Reality TV. Chris is assistant professor of English at Amherst College. Check out his website here.
#2 (June 13): John talks with Joseph North, author of Literary Criticism: A Concise Political History. Joseph is assistant professor of English at Yale University, where he also serves as associate director of undergraduate studies. His faculty page can be found here.
#3 (July 29) John talks with Evan Kindley, author of Poet-Critics and the Administration of Culture. Evan is a literary scholar, critic, Senior Humanities Editor at the Los Angeles Review of Books, and visiting assistant professor at Pomona College.
#4 (August 13) John talks with poet Joshua Marie Wilkinson, author of Meadow Slasher (Black Ocean, 2017) and other things. He lives in Seattle. Josh talks to John about his life away from social media and life without a smartphone.