Aimee Bender, "The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake"

By LARBAugust 29, 2012

Aimee Bender, "The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake"
Aimee Bender has penned two novels and two collections of short stories, including a New York Times Notable Book and an LA Times Pick of the Year. She is currently a professor of creative writing at USC.

Here, Bender talks about her latest novel, struck readers, and about her relation to her readers more generally. It is, she says, like throwing a ball you hope the reader will catch.



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