GREG JACKSON

I am the author of Prodigals, a collection of stories published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in 2016, reviewed in the New York Times, and now out in paperback with Picador.

Please find links to my publications and interviews below.

For professional inquiries, please contact my agent Samantha Shea at Georges Borchardt, Inc.

Thanks to Rob Ochshorn for the crash course in HTML.

No Upcoming Events (August 2019)

2019

"Hipster Elegies" (Essay. The Hedgehog Review. Summer 2019)

Joshua Furst's "Revolutionaries" (Review. The New York Times. May 5, 2019)

"Poetry" (Fiction. The New Yorker. April 29, 2019)

Greg Jackson on the Dialogue between Myth and Reality (Interview. The New Yorker. April 22, 2019)

2018

"The Inner Life of a Sinking Ship" (Essay. The Hedgehog Review. Fall 2018)

"A Curiosity of Spies" (Fiction. Conjunctions. Fall 2018)

"A Super Soaker Is a Water Gun You Masturbate" (Feature. Tin House. Fall 2018)

"Reverse Cowboy" (Essay. Los Angeles Review of Books. July 29, 2018)

"Are we trading happiness for convenience?" (Op-Ed. Los Angeles Times. January 28, 2018)

"After the Vernissage" (Essay. The Hedgehog Review. Winter 2018)

2017

"The Speaker" (Fiction. Paul Ryan: The Magazine. Fall 2017)

"Country & Eastern" (Fiction. Granta: Best of Young American Novelists. Spring 2017)

Conversation with Greg Jackson, Author of Prodigals (Interview. Pif. March 2017)

2016

"The Park" (Fiction. Assignment. 2016)

"Does Literature Have a Political Responsibility?" (Essay. The Story Prize. November 2016)

The First Book Interview: Greg Jackson (Interview. The Guardian. October 6, 2016)

"Party Going" (Poetry. Big Big Wednesday. Summer 2016)

Top 10 Books to Make You a Better Person (Feature. The Guardian. June 1, 2016)

Influenced: Episode 3 (Interview. 0s&1s Reads. June 1, 2016)

"Dynamics in the Storm" (Fiction: Republished. The Irish Times. April 28, 2016)

Greg Jackson: Prodigals (Radio Interview. Bookworm KCRW. April 7, 2016)

Five Questions with Greg Jackson, Author of Prodigals (Interview. City Lights. March 2016)

"Summer 1984" (Fiction. Vice. March 1, 2016)

"Dynamics in the Storm" (Fiction. Granta. February 5, 2016)

2015

First Sentence: Greg Jackson (Feature. Granta. September 2015)

"Epithalamium" (Fiction. Granta. Summer 2015)

2014

"Serve-and-Volley, Near Vichy" (Fiction. Virginia Quarterly Review. Fall 2014)

"Wagner in the Desert" (Fiction. The New Yorker. July 21, 2014)

This Week in Fiction: Greg Jackson (Interview. The New Yorker. July 13, 2014)