David Santos Donaldson Goes to the Wilderness

Talking Writing by Martha Nichols, John Vogel, and Neva Talladen

Episode notes

Talking Writing founder and publisher Martha Nichols talks to David Santos Donaldson about his novel Greenland, published by Amistad Press in 2022 and out now in paperback, which has garnered wide critical acclaim. In this interview, Martha and David discuss the personal background of the novel, the struggle of racial and sexual identity in the face of the white heterosexual default, and the cultural background of magical realism.

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