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Dan Ostlund

DAN OSTLUND is a writer. He lives in Brooklyn.

In Conversation

THE ELEMENT OF ESCAPE:
ATTICUS LISH with Dan Ostlund

To go into what might be regarded as the family business without the advantage of familial tutelage or connection is to prefer hard labor over easy pedigree, but Atticus Lish, son of the famed writer and Knopf editor Gordon Lish, didn’t seek out his father’s help, didn’t even mention he was writing a novel until it was done.

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The Brooklyn Rail

APRIL 2020

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