CRUDO by Olivia Laing

Posted on September 14, 2018 in Book Launches
CRUDO by Olivia Laing

Chris Kraus interviewed celebrated author and critic Olivia Laing for the Paris Review on the writing of her debut novel, which she praises as “a hilarious mash-up between Acker’s emotional realism and taste for transgression, and the events of Laing’s very twenty-first-century life.” The book was also reviewed in the September 17, 2018 issue of the New Yorker. The reviewer Alexandra Schwartz calls it a “funny, fervent novel.” The book was also named is a Best Book of the Fall by Buzzfeed. Norton published the book September 11, 2018.

Follow the links for more information:
https://www.theparisreview.org/blog/2018/09/11/becoming-kathy-acker-an-i…
https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/ariannarebolini/best-books-fall-201…
https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2018/09/17/olivia-laings-crudo-is-mad…