Dan Sinykin: The Trump Vendor’s Art of the Deal in IowaFebruary 2016
A report from the field in Iowa, where Trump gear is selling like hotcakes
Intricate LivesJanuary 2016
The author on depicting female friendship and fielding questions about unlikable characters.
The Future PerfectDecember 2015
The novelist on what atheists and true believers have in common and how Mark Twain, Henry James, and “Sigmund-fucking-Freud” lack imagination.
Dan Sinykin: The Silly SeasonSeptember 2015
The view of the 2016 presidential race at the Iowa State Fair is less than inspiring.
Iowa PastoralApril 2015
Unintended lessons from the acclaimed American writing program.