Sara Sligar teached English and creative writing at the University of Southern California. Prior to that, the author of Take Me Apart obtained her Ph.D from University of Pennsylvania. Her debut book is a literary thriller about an archivist who becomes obsessed with her subject’s mysterious death. The psychological suspense incorporates found material into the narrative, which provides insight into one of the main characters in such a unique and refreshing way.
Adam Vitcavage is joined by Sara Sligar to talk about her debut book Take Me Apart. The author discusses how to properly pace a thrilling suspense, what genre means in 2020, and why she’ll always write the book she wants to read.