Column by Ed Sikov January 4, 2013
An exclusive interview with the inordinately nasty biographer and teacher, who's plugging his new book - his first work of fiction.
Interview by Bree Ogden
Steve Niles sits down to answer some of fangirl Bree Ogden's geeky questions about her wet dream: 'Final Night."
Interview by Keith Rawson December 12, 2012
LitReactor sits down with the legendary founder and editor of Thuglit, Todd Robinson.
Interview by Suzy Vitello December 11, 2012
Since 2002, one of the brightest spots in Portland’s literary horizon has been Hawthorne Books, helmed by the talent magnet, Rhonda Hughes.
Interview by Rob Hart December 4, 2012
Sometimes a title is so good, you just have to read the book. 'Frank Sinatra in a Blender' is like that. We posed 10 questions to the author, debut novelist Matthew McBride.
Interview by Rob Hart November 8, 2012
Chris F. Holm, whose Collector series "[recasts] the battle between heaven and hell as Golden Era crime pulp," gets grilled by LitReactor.
Interview by Joe Daly November 5, 2012
Author Sean Beaudoin has released two buzzworthy titles in one year, co-founded a popular new literary site, and pissed off half of Salon.com. He now visits LitReactor to take on our 10 Questions.
Interview by Matthew Treon October 16, 2012
Mark Z. Danielewski discusses his latest book, 'The Fifty Year Sword,' the art of visual storytelling, and his future project, 'The Familiar.'
Interview by Joshua Chaplinsky October 11, 2012
We go ten rounds with the prodigal son of sci-fi/speculative/cyber-punk, Jeff Noon.
Interview by Ed Sikov October 3, 2012
Michael Lowenthal was the valedictorian of his Dartmouth class. But he didn't waste his life in the pursuit of money and power. No, he became a writer!
Interview by Joshua Chaplinsky September 18, 2012
Irvine Welsh talks to LitReactor about his 'Trainspotting' prequel 'Skagboys,' the film adaptation of 'Filth,' and why he feels the modern Democratic party is too conservative.
Interview by Matthew Treon June 14, 2012
Stephen Graham Jones discusses his latest novel, 'Growing Up Dead In Texas,'and blurring the lines between fiction and nonfiction.
Interview by Rob Hart June 5, 2012
Bree Ogden is back with her hit class, Intro to Graphic Novel Writing. To give you a preview of how the class will work, she fielded some questions from her followers on Twitter to answer here.
Paul Tremblay, Sarah Langan and John Langan Talk About The Horror Genre, And Their New Class Kicking Off MondayInterview by Rob Hart
Meet some of the instructors from our first multi-teacher class, geared toward creating tension, building dread, and writing a better horror story.
Interview by Rob Hart
Christopher Bram's class, 'Beginning the Novel,' kicks off on Monday, May 28. We posed five questions to the instructor, to give you a sense of his style, and the class.
Interview by Rob Hart
Master screenwriter Scott Myers answers from questions for us on good movie scripts and the common mistakes that new screenwriters make. His LitReactor class starts this Monday.
Interview by Rob Hart
Jack Ketchum joins LitReactor for 'Talking Scars,' a four-week class that will reveal the dynamics for how to craft compelling horror and suspense stories. You'll want to write with the lights on.
Interview by Keith Rawson
Keith Rawson interviews the author of 'Blackbirds' and 'Terrible Minds,' overlord Chuck Wendig, about his latest novel, his career, and most importantly, tacos and booze.
5 Questions with LitReactor's Master of Craft, Jon Gingerich; 'Fundamentals of Short Fiction' Starts MondayInterview by Rob Hart
Jon Gingerich's class, 'Fundamentals of Short Fiction', starts Monday, and here's a preview of what he's going to be talking about...
5 Questions With Returning LitReactor Instructor, Holiday Reinhorn; 'Embracing The Practice' Starts MondayInterview by Rob Hart April 13, 2012
Holiday Reinhorn returns to LitReactor to teach her hit class, Embracing the Practice. We posed some questions to her, so you can get a sense of her style, and the class.
5 Questions With LitReactor's Latest Instructor, Vanessa Veselka; 'Leading With Voice' Starts MondayInterview by Rob Hart April 4, 2012
Vanessa Veselka's class, LEADING WITH VOICE, is in session on Monday. We've posed five questions to her, about the immediacy of the first-person narrative, and her debut novel 'Zazen.'
Interview by Rob Hart March 30, 2012
In a few days, LitReactor will be unveiling a new class: FULLY REALIZED WORLDS with Kris Saknussemm. To introduce you all to Kris and his teachings, we've fired a few questions his way.
Interview by Kasey Carpenter
The author of the controversial Rolling Stone article 'The Runaway General,' which many believe led to the resignation of General McChrystal, talks candidly about his new book 'The Operators.'
Interview by Keith Rawson February 7, 2012
LitReactor interviews Josh Bazell, author of 'Beat the Reaper,' about his much anticipated follow up, 'Wild Thing.'
Interview by Joshua Chaplinsky January 31, 2012
Surrealist storyteller Steve Erickson talks the race, religion and politics of his new novel, 'These Dreams of You.'