DAVID MITCHELL: ADVICE TO A YOUNG WRITER
BRILLIANTLY BAD ORIGINALITY IS BETTER THAN COMPETENT MIMICRY
David Mitchell’s new novel Slade House, was just published by Random House. Mitchell’s previous books include Cloud Atlas, Bone Clocks, and The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet. He recently spoke with the novelist Irina Reyn, as well as students in the University of Pittsburgh’s Writing Program.