Do you regret your run-in with Oprah?

Like James Frey, Jonathan Franzen had a colorful public controversy with Oprah and her book club. Given the chance to do it over, would the author of The Corrections handled it differently?

Why do you find ignorance interesting?

Endless stuff of comedy.

Jonathan Franzen on Memory and Memoir

Franzen discusses fiction, non-fiction and the need to draw the distinction.

Jonathan Franzen On Privacy

Jonathan Franzen on his book, Imperial Bedroom.