Like the protagonist in her book, author Jana Casale doesn’t like to strike matches, like the protagonist, she moved coast-to-coast with her tech engineer husband, and like the protagonist, Casale has never read Noam Chomsky. But don’t let these details fool you into thinking the book is autobiographical.
I recently spoke with Jana Casale about her novel, The Girl Who Never Read Noam Chomsky. Here’s our conversation:
The Girl Who Never Read Noam Chomsky by Jana Casale was published by Knopf.
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