Sexual panic in South Brooklyn
Patrick Haggerty discusses his country upbringing, relationship with his father and creating country music’s first openly gay album.
Christopher Shinn and I spoke over the phone and decided we’d have our conversation at New Dramatists, where we’re both member playwrights. Because it’s summer, the building is relatively quiet and relatively air-conditioned.
This is Colm Tóibín’s third novel, and a very fine piece of work it is too.