Month: May 2011

Tayari Jones II (BSS #395)

Tayari Jones is most recently the author of Silver Sparrow. She previously appeared on The Bat Segundo Show #99. Condition of Mr. Segundo: Resisting the creative death knell kickstarted by marketing forces. Author: Tayari Jones Subjects Discussed: The limitless stories contained within any one city, writing about Atlanta, not living in a place you’re writing Read More


Daniel Clowes (BSS #394)

Daniel Clowes recently appeared on The Bat Segundo Show #394. He is most recently the author of Mr. Wonderful. Condition of Mr. Segundo: Uniting with the bald community. Author: Daniel Clowes Subjects Discussed: Moments of simultaneous consciousness, creative methods of beating imposed deadlines, being intrigued by thought balloons, Superman and narrative urgency, formal lettering, what Read More


Ross Perlin (BSS #393)

Ross Perlin is most recently the author of Intern Nation. Condition of Mr. Segundo: Wondering if he somebody signed him up for an unpaid internship. Author: Ross Perlin Subjects Discussed: Economic origins of the intern, Gary Becker and human capital theory, how economics contribute to intern culture, humane paid internships and varying definitions of “investment,” Read More