Tamara Shopsin
Richard Lloyd Parry

Nathaniel Rich

Natrich pableauxjohnson2 credit: Pableaux Johnson

Nathaniel Rich is the author of the novels Odds Against Tomorrow and The Mayor’s Tongue. His short fiction has appeared in McSweeney’s, The Virginia Quarterly Review, and VICE, among other publications. He is a writer at large for the New York Times Magazine and a regular contributor to the New York Review of Books and the Atlantic. Rich lives in New Orleans.

Read More + Read Less -
“[Rich’s] prose is that of, in Saul Bellow’s words, ‘a first-class noticer’ . . . Any sentence from Rich is worth reading, any thought worth pondering.”
Teddy Wayne, The New York Times Book Review
West end jazzin jackies 1918

The Early 'Jass' of New Orleans

Playlist by Nathaniel Rich

all related features
upcoming event

Nat Rich Panel Discussion at Virginia Festival of the Book

Nat Rich (King Zeno), John Gregory Brown (A Thousand Miles from Home), and Margaret Wilkerson Sexton (A Kind of Freedom) discuss their novels at the Virginia Festival of the Book.

March 22, 2018 at 10:00am Central JMRL Library 201 E Market Street, Charlottesville, VA
event website