September 9, 2019 Issue- FRANZEN KICKS THE HIVE! We discuss Dan Piepenbring on his time with Prince; an inflammatory Franzen essay on climate change; and a beautiful new Louise Erdrich short story!


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This week, Dan and Eric have an extensive conversation about Jonathan Franzen's take on climate change and his history as a provocateur; Dan Piepenbring's vivid account of spending time with Prince before his death; and Louise Erdrich's beautiful, strange and far-reaching telling of a woman's life. Lots of debate and discussion!

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