Join two of the Internet's most acerbic, astute, and Very Online writers for a conversation about their recent releases—Patricia Lockwood's NO ONE IS TALKING ABOUT THIS and Lauren Oyler's FAKE ACCOUNTS—writing about being online, and so much more. Presented by Guernica Magazine; books available at bookshop.org/shop/guernicamag.
PATRICIA LOCKWOOD was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana and raised in all the worst cities of the Midwest. She is the author of the novel No One Is Talking About This and the memoir Priestdaddy, which was named one of the ten best books of 2017 by The New York Times Book Review, and two poetry collections, Balloon Pop Outlaw Black and Motherland Fatherland Homelandsexuals, a New York Times Notable Book. Lockwood’s writing has appeared in The New York Times, The New Yorker, The New Republic, and the London Review of Books, where she is a contributing editor.
LAUREN OYLER’s essays on books and culture have appeared in The New Yorker, The New York Times Magazine, London Review of Books, The Guardian, New York magazine’s The Cut, The New Republic, Bookforum, and elsewhere. Born and raised in West Virginia, she now divides her time between New York and Berlin.