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Podcast | Lynne Tillman

Lynne Tillman

‘In a sense we are always haunted by our past and what psychoanalysis is, for me, is not about cure but about understanding those ghosts.’

Lynne Tillman on her books Weird Fucks and Haunted Houses.

Lynne Tillman

Lynne Tillman writes novels, stories and essays. Her most recent novel is Men and Apparitions; in October 2021, her novella Weird Fucks is forthcoming with Peninsula Press. In 2022, her book-length autobiographical essay, Mothercare, will be published by Soft Skull Press. Tillman has written on many artists and writers, including Andy Warhol, Paula Fox, Laurie Simmons, Susan Hiller, Jane Bowles, Steve Locke, Harry Mathews, Rosalind Fox Solomon and Stephen Shore. She has received a Guggenheim Fellowship and a Creative Capital/Warhol Foundation grant for arts writing.

Photograph © Heather Sten

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