38 minutes | Mar 3, 2021

Absurd and Surreal Framing in Will Mackin's "Crossing the River No Name"

In the first episode of this biweekly series, Jace reads Will Mackin's short story "Crossing the River No Name" and discusses the absurd nature of war, the layered framing within the story, and different techniques Mackin employs to construct a compelling piece of short fiction.  Find this story in the New Yorker, and consider buying his collection Bring Out the Dog from his website.
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