Art Edwards’s first novel, Stuck Outside of Phoenix (2003), was made into a feature film. His second novel, Ghost Notes (2008), was the winner of the 2009 PODBRAM Award for best work of contemporary fiction, and his third novel, Badge (2014), was named a finalist in the Pacific Northwest Writers Association’s Literary Contest for 2011. His shorter work has appeared in The Believer, The Writer, and Salon, among many others. As a musician, he released his first solo album Songs from Memory in 2008, and his new album Loving Every Other Minute of It is out now. He lives in Portland, Oregon, with his wife, Raquel.
Romance as the New Literary: On Kevin Barry’s “That Old Country Music”
Art Edwards takes in “That Old Country Music,” the new short story collection by Kevin Barry....
Diaspora Among the Ruins: On Asako Serizawa’s “Inheritors”
Art Edwards is impressed by “Inheritors,” the debut short story collection from Asako Serizawa....
Convincing Fake: On Emily Beyda’s “The Body Double”
Art Edwards reviews “The Body Double” by Emily Beyda....
The Carrot and the Stick: On Colson Whitehead’s “The Nickel Boys”
Art Edwards reviews Colson Whitehead’s new novel, “The Nickel Boys.”...
Sister Act: On “My Sister, the Serial Killer” by Oyinkan Braithwaite
Art Edwards reviews Oyinkan Braithwaite's "darkly compelling" new novel....
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