The Town is Ortschaft in Germany. Releasing in June 2020 through Blumenbar.
US edition publishes through Farrar, Straus and Giroux on February 4. Cover image courtesy of Nicolai Howalt.
I wrote about Eve Langley for FSG Work in Progress.
One thing that didn’t seem worth mentioning in the article, but which shook me to the core when I read it, was that Langley transformed into Oscar Wilde in Manildra, the tiny New South Wales town where I spent my childhood. According to her biography she lived there for a short period as a child.
Laid flat across the backseat of a Statesman on the road between Manildra and Parkes
I hope this survives all disasters.