Jared Yates Sexton is the guest. His new book, American Rule, is available from Dutton.
This is Jared's second time on the program. He first appeared in Episode 478 on August 23, 2017.
Sexton is the author of The Man They Wanted Me to Be and The People Are Going to Rise Like the Waters Upon Your Shore. His political writing has appeared in publications including The New York Times, The New Republic, Politico, and Salon.com. Sexton is also the author of three collections of fiction and is an associate professor of creative writing at Georgia Southern University.
Today's monologue: long and rambling, pre-election jitters.