Patricia Lockwood talks with Deborah Treisman
1 World Trade Center
1 World Trade Center, New York, NY 10006, USA
Writing the self.
Patricia Lockwood is the author of a novel, “No One Is Talking About This”; a memoir, “Priestdaddy”; and two poetry collections, “Motherland Fatherland Homelandsexuals” and “Balloon Pop Outlaw Black.” Her writing has appeared in The New Yorker, The New Republic, and the London Review of Books, where she is a contributing editor. Her works have been selected for series such as “The Best American Essays,” “The Best American Poetry,” and “The Norton Introduction to Literature.” She lives in Savannah, Georgia.
Deborah Treisman has been the fiction editor at The New Yorker since 2003. She joined the magazine as the deputy fiction editor in 1997. She is the host of the award-winning New Yorker Fiction Podcast and the editor of the anthology “20 Under 40: Stories from The New Yorker.” In 2012, she received the Maxwell E. Perkins Award for Distinguished Achievement in the Field of Fiction.