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Marginalia: Dave Eggers

Brecht van Maele

Dave Eggers--best known for his memoir A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius and as the founder of McSweeney's--has attempted a return to laughter with The Captain and the Glory--an all-too-recognizable farce of contemporary America.

I recently spoke with Eggers about his new book of satire.


Here's our conversation:

[audio pending]


The Captain and the Glory by Dave Eggers was published by Knopf.

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