episode 6: Kevin Sampsell, part 2

In part 2 of our conversation with Kevin Sampsell, we dish on famous people who’ve come into Powell’s. And reading guilt. Always the reading guilt.

A melange of writers, books, musicians, and politicians we mention

Cheryl Strayed
Laura Stanfill
Forest Avenue Press
Lydia Yuknivich
Karen Russell
William Vollmann
Swans
Colson Whitehead

Franzen — Freedom
Marie Kondo
Bill Clinton
Jimmy Carter
Patti Smith
Stephen Malkmus
Regina Spektor
Yo La Tengo
John Darnielle
Martin Amis
Jane Austen
Barry Hannah

What we’re reading

Kevin
So Sad Today – Melissa Broder
Liar: A Memoir – Rob Roberge
Eileen: A Novel – Ottessa Moshfegh
The Heavenly Table: A Novel – Donald Ray Pollack

Michelle
Problems – Jade Sharma
Black Wave – Michelle Tea

Isaac
The Last Samurai – Helen Dewitt

Standard

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *