Revisiting Ruin: Paul Lisicky Interviews Barrie Jean Borich
Barrie Jean Borich on her new book, returning to Chicago, and why she is drawn to ruin....
MEMOIR & ESSAY
Paul Lisicky is the author of The Narrow Door, Unbuilt Projects, The Burning House, Famous Builder, and Lawnboy. His work has appeared in The Atlantic, Conjunctions, Fence, The New York Times, Ploughshares, Tin House, and elsewhere. His awards include fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, where he has served on the Writing Committee since 2000. He is an associate professor in the MFA Program at Rutgers University-Camden, and will be a visiting professor at the University of Texas at Austin in Fall 2018. He lives in Brooklyn, New York. A new memoir, Later, is forthcoming from Graywolf Press in 2020.