Knifemagnet; Pilot Impostor; On Seeing Pessoa; Frontotemporal Streetcar; The Algorithm; & Gold

James Hannaham’s most recent novel, Delicious Foods (Little, Brown and Company, 2015)won both the PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction and the Hurston/Wright Legacy Award, while his novel God Says No (McSweeney’s, 2009) was honored by the American Library Association’s Stonewall Book Awards. His short stories have appeared in One Story Inc., Fence, StoryQuarterly, and BOMB, and he was for many years a writer for the Village Voice and Salon and is also a visual and performance artist. His text-based visual art has been exhibited at the Center for Emerging Visual Artists, 490 Atlantic, and James Cohan. He teaches at Pratt Institute.