Michael Szalay

Michael Szalay is the author of Hip Figures: A Literary History of the Democratic Party and New Deal Modernism: American Literature and the Invention of the Welfare State. He teaches at the University of California Irvine, where he served as Director of the Humanities Center. He co-edits the "Post45" book series published by Stanford University Press.


The Incorporation Artist

IN DANA SPIOTTA’S Stone Arabia, Denise Kranis tries to convince her brother Nik to move in with her. He’s ...

Dana Spiotta interviewed by Michael Szalay