Podcast

Debutiful now also features a monthly in-depth interview with one debut author as a podcast for your listening pleasure. Please subscribe below or you can listen to the most recent episodes in your browser via Soundcloud by clicking on each author’s name.

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Episodes

Alexandra Chang

Adam Vitcavage is joined by Alexandra Chang to talk about her debut book Days of Distraction. The author discusses her time as a tech journalist, how writing her debut changed her personally and as a writer, as well as how style comes to be.

Brandon Taylor

Adam Vitcavage is joined by Brandon Taylor to talk about his debut book Real Life. The author discusses his transition from biochemistry to writing, Twitter, and writing a black, queer ‘campus novel.’

Emma Copley Eisenberg

Emma Copley Eisenberg joins the podcast to discuss her book The Third Rainbow Girl: The Long Life of a Double Murder in Appalachia. The author discusses how this true crime book / memoir / cultural analysis came to be, her work with Blue Stoop, and what books she loved recently.

Supersized Debut

This supersized debut episode features four conversations with some of 2019’s best debut authors. Featuring Kimberly King Parsons (1:15), Melissa Rivero (26:35), John Englehardt (46:45), and Lauren Wilkinson,(63:48).

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David Moloney

The author of Barker House reads from his debut book and participates in a short interview.

R. Eric Thomas

The author of Here For It reads from his debut essay collection and participates in a short interview.

Megan Giddings

The author of Lakewood reads from her debut novel and participates in a short interview.

Hadley Moore

The author of Not Dead Yet reads from her debut story collection and participates in a short interview.

Michael Zapata

The author of The Lost Book of Adana Moreau reads from his debut novel and participates in a short interview.

Celia Laskey

The author of Under the Rainbow reads from her debut novel and participates in a short interview.