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Nathan Englander

Nathan Englander is the author of the internationally bestselling story collection For the Relief of Unbearable Urges and the novel The Ministry of Special Cases. Translated into more than a dozen languages, Englander was selected as one of ’20 Writers for the 21st Century’ by The New Yorker. He has received a Guggenheim Fellowship, a PEN/Malamud Award, the Bard Fiction Prize, and the Sue Kaufman Prize from the American Academy of Arts & Letters.

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A Q&A with Nathan Englander

The author of the highly-acclaimed What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank answers our questions

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Everything I Know About My Family on My Mother’s Side

As promised, in the run up to publication of Nathan Englander’s hotly anticpated new collection of short stories, we are sharing one here as a sneak preview. Enjoy!

Everything I Know About My Family on My Mother’s Side

1. Watch the husband and wife walking down Broadway together. Even looking at their backs, even from a distance, you can see the wife is making big sweeping points, advising. There is wisdom being shared. But she is a kindly woman, the wife. You can see this, too. Because every few paces, the wife slows and reaches…

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Exciting acquisition news …

We’re incredibly excited to be publishing Nathan Englander’s short story collection What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank next February. Nathan was one of The New Yorker’s 20 Writers to Watch in the 21st century, has won the PEN Malamud Award, the Sue Kaufman Prize, the Guggenheim Fellowship and the Bard Fiction Prize …

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