LIVE 7/7/17 11:30am: I’m excited to talk to Janet Savage about her new book Jay Gatsby: A Black Man in Whiteface which is a close examination of the text of The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald’s life and letters and a discussion of the racially charged climate of the Jazz Age. Tune in and hear our discussion live or download the episode to itunes.-Heidi Durrow
Janet Savage lives in Los Angeles but sorely misses her hometown of Chicago. She is a graduate of Stanford University and Harvard Law School and is a practicing entertainment attorney. She continues to indulge her lifelong passion for writing and reading. She has published flash fiction stories, writes book reviews and publishes the blog, WutheringType.blogspot.com. She is married, has two children and is working on a novel.