|aThe believer book of writers talking to writers / |cedited by Vendela Vida.
|aBeliever (San Francisco, Calif.)
|aSan Francisco, CA : |bBeliever Books, |c2005.
|a454 p. ; |c22 cm.
|a"Believer Books has collected, in alphabetical order, twenty-three conversations and correspondences between much admired writers and thewriters they admire. The interviews include favorites gleaned from the pages of the Believer magazine along with previously unpublished conversations."--Cover flap.
|aTayari Jones talks with Chris Abani -- Jonathan Lethem talks with Paul Auster -- Ben Ehrenreich talks with John Banville -- Dave Eggers talks with Joan DIdion -- Susan Choi talks with Francisco Goldman -- Vendela Vida talks with Shirley Hazzard -- Thisbe Nissen talks with Siri Hustvedt -- ZZ Packer talks with Edward P. Jones -- Robert Birnbaum talks with Jamaica Kincaid -- Michelle Tea talks with Felicia Luna Lemus -- Daphne Beal talks with Janet Malcolm -- Zadie Smith talks with Ian McEwan -- Sean Wilsey talks with Haruki Murakami -- Nell Freudenberger talks with Grace Paley -- Cornelia Nixon talks with Marilynnne Robinson --- Dan Pope talks with James Salter -- Ben Marcus talks with George Saunders -- Sarah Stone talks with Joan Silber -- Adam Thirlwell talks with Tom Stoppard -- Vendela Vida talks with Susan Straight -- Gary Zebrun talks with August Wilson -- Julie Orringer talks with Tobias Wolf.