Posted on May 7, 2019 at 4:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
Most of us have, at some point, come away from a book, movie, or TV show and wondered how in the heck someone’s mind conjured up such disturbing images and events.
Sometimes that’s the reaction we hope to have; other times, it’s an unpleasant surprise.
The Guardian spoke with several authors whose works have made such a splash, including Bret Easton Ellis, Leïla Slimani, Hanya Yanagihara, and Gabriel Tallent.
So, if you’re seeking the answer to “how could they — or why would they — write that?”, head over to the Guardian to hear it.
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