EP: “Saints Have Mothers” is going to be published in Italy in September and “Saint Monster” to be republished then, too. Both have saints in the title. And some sort of saint in the plot. Why are you so interested in holiness, goodness? Do you feel a bit of a saint? AG: Only sinners like […]
Author of “Oldest Living Confederate Widow Tells All” and “Local Souls” describes the joys of living next to a cemetery for CBS Sunday Morning.
Podcast of Allan Gurganus reading at UCLA Hammer Library on October 10, 2013
Beauty Is Its Own Excuse: The novelist Allan Gurganus discovered the secret to happiness: collecting.
Noah Charney interviews Allan Gurganus for The Daily Beast
In the words of Allan’s former teacher John Irving, “Allan is quite right to make fun of the sexual uptightness at The New York Times and in Dwight Garner’s prudish review of “Local Souls” in those “All the News that’s Fit to Print” pages.”
Read the interview with Allan titled The Fear of Sex in Fiction: The New Shyness