Garth Greenwell and R.O. Kwon
In "Cleanness", the anticipated follow-up to his debut novel "What Belongs to You" (longlisted for the 2016 National Book Award), Garth Greenwell revisits the world of an American teacher living in a Bulgaria at the cusp of revolution. Surrounded by crumbling buildings and streets filled with political protesters, he prepares to leave and confronts the intimate encounters that have defined his life there. With R.O. Kwon ("The Incendiaries").
Summary by Evan Karp, SF/Arts Literary Arts Curator