Monday, February 25, 2013

The Art of the Obituary

"Novelist, short story writer, and essayist Ann Hood loves obituaries. She says that they are a difficult form to write, since they must bring a character 'back to life' in a very compressed space."

Elizabeth Floyd Mair of the Times Union interviews Ann Hood about her new novel, The Obituary Writer (2013):

Ann Hood shares the stage with novelist Eugene Mirabelli tomorrow, Tuesday, 2/26: