Today on The Short Stacks we’re joined by debut author, Bryan Washington, whose debut book Lot is a short story collection set in Houston. Bryan talks street names as titles, his “day job”, and what is next for him (trust me its exciting).
Everything we talk about on today’s episode can be found below in the show notes. The Stacks participates in affiliate programs, and shopping through the links below (mostly Amazon) helps support the show, at no cost to you.
- Lot by Bryan Washington
- Becoming by Michelle Obama
- Milk Tea
- Mat Johnson
- The Awl
- Nicole Chung
- The Short Stacks 6: Nicole Chung//All You Can Ever Know (The Stacks)
- Aja Gabel
- “Waugh” (Bryan Washington, The New Yorker)
- Ep. 35 Prodigies, Time Machines, and Beautiful Writing with Aja Gabel (The Stacks)
- Brazos Bookstore
- “Bryan Washington’s Playlist for His Story Collection ‘Lot'” (Largehearted Boy)
- Moonlight (Barry Jenkins, 2016)
- Spa Night (Andrew Ahn, 2016)
- Yi Yi (Edward Yang, 2000)
- The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros
- Women Hollering Creek by Sandra Cisneros
- Vida by Patricia Engle
- A Good Fall by Ha Jin
- American Son by Brian Ascalon Roley
- The Leavers by Lisa Ko
- A Lucky Man by Jamel Brinkley
- Alexander Chee
- Lacy M. Johnson
- Michael Arceneaux
- Cali Sandwich (Houston)
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