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Marginalia: Joan Silber On 'Secrets of Happiness'

Joan Silber is the author of nine works of fiction, including Improvement, which won the National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction.

Silber is known for her composite fiction, or novels that are linked stories. Her latest, Secrets of Happiness, is no exception. I recently spoke with Silber about her writing and the secrets of happiness.

Here’s our conversation:

Secrets of Happiness by Joan Silber was published by Counterpoint.

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Beth Golay is KMUW's Director of Marketing and Digital Content. She is the host of the KMUW podcast Marginalia and co-host with Suzanne Perez of the Books & Whatnot podcast. You can find her on Wichita Transit in conversation with other riders for En Route, a monthly segment on KMUW's weekly news program The Range.