In Conversation: Sam Lipsyte and Diane Cook - Granta Magazine

In Conversation: Sam Lipsyte and Diane Cook

Diane Cook & Sam Lipsyte

Sam Lipsyte and Diane Cook talk about the uncertainties of their craft, time-traveling and the...

Diane Cook

Diane Cook is the author of the story collection Man V. Nature, and was formerly a producer for the radio show, This American Life. Man V. Nature was a finalist for the Guardian First Book Award. Her stories have appeared in Harper’s, Tin House, Granta, and elsewhere and anthologized in Best American Short Stories. She is the recipient of a 2016 fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts. She lives in Oakland, CA.

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Sam Lipsyte

Sam Lipsyte was born in 1968. He is the author of the short story collection Venus Drive and three novels: The Subject Steve, Home Land, and The Ask, which was a New York Times Notable Book. He teaches at Columbia University in New York. His short story collection, The Fun Parts, was published by Granta Books in 2013.

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