Pay Attention: A Conversation Between William Giraldi and Sven Birkerts

William Giraldi
From the September/October 2016 issue of
Poets & Writers Magazine

William Giraldi, whose new memoir, The Hero’s Body, was published in August, talks with Sven Birkerts, the author of the memoir My Sky Blue Trades and The Art of Time in Memoir, about the artful craft and contradictions of a misunderstood genre.