“All the World’s a Stage” – Book Review of Charles Yu’s INTERIOR CHINATOWN in Los Angeles Review of Books

CHARLES YU SPECIALIZES in ferreting out that peculiar angle, that spark of the unexpected, that re-illumination of an otherwise age-old narrative, and then taking that fantastical story element and spreading it horizontally until it coats the entirety of his writing’s universe. In other words, he writes in conceit… [READ MORE at Los Angeles Review of Books]


Charles Yu is the author of the novel How to Live Safely in a Science Fictional Universe and the short story collection Sorry, Please, Thank You. His new novel, Interior Chinatown, is described as “A deeply personal novel about race, pop culture, and escaping the roles we are forced to play.” Interior Chinatown is published by Pantheon and available at booksellers everywhere.

Categorized as Writing

By Pete Hsu

Author of THERE IS A MAN (Tolsun Books) and IF I WERE THE OCEAN, I'D CARRY YOU HOME (Red Hen Press, 2022)

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