Tag: tayari jones

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


2007 National Book Awards (BSS #169)

This special podcast is a collection of journalistic experiments carried out on November 14, 2007 at The National Book Awards. Condition of Mr. Segundo: Kidnapped by an army of experimental journalists. Guests: Sherman Alexie, Fran Lebowitz, Levi Asher, Nicholas Delbanco, Jim Shepard, Steve Wasserman, Tayari Jones, Sara Zarr, Joshua Ferris, Jonathan Franzen, and Christopher Hitchens. Read More