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Marginalia

Marginalia: S. K. Perry

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Naomi Woddis
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Sarah Perry was longlisted for London’s Young Poet Laureate in 2013, and her experience as a poet is evident in her debut novel, Let Me Be Like Water

The story is revealed through Holly’s thoughts to Sam, her boyfriend whose sudden death prompts a move to new surroundings to escape her profound grief. 

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I recently caught up with Sarah Perry in London via Skype to talk about her book, her visceral writing, and her life. 

Here's our conversation:

And if you listened to the commentary on air, this is what you heard:

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S.K. Perry | Marginalia, the commentary

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Let Me Be Like Water by S.K. Perry was published by Melville House.

Marginalia was produced at KMUW Wichita.

Engineers: Mark Statzer and Torin Andersen
Editors: Lu Anne Stephens and Haley Crowson
Producer: Beth Golay

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