‘Starling Days’ by Rowan Hisayo Buchanan

Premiere DateApr 2, 2020
00:00 Show Opening
01:08 Oxbow Waxahatchee
01:10 Episode Intro
02:07 Oxbow (Cont’d) Waxahatchee
03:49 Interview with Rowan Hisayo Buchanan, Part 1
20:14 Witches Waxahatchee
23:52 Interview with Rowan Hisayo Buchanan, Part 2
43:23 Can’t Do Much Waxahatchee
43:51 Episode Outro
45:30 Can’t Do Much (Cont’d) Waxahatchee
46:34 Finish

A gorgeously wrought novel, variously about love, mythology, mental illness, Japanese beer, and the times we need to seek out milder psychological climates, Rowan Hisayo Buchanan’s ‘Starling Days’ — written in exquisite prose rich with lightly ironic empathy — is a complex and compelling work of fiction by a singularly gifted young writer.

Book art and author headshot provided by the author’s representative.

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