“Five Questions: Interview with Ned Stuckey-French by Daren Dean”

The interview begins with an interesting question:

One does not expect to be drawn into a discussion of politics and class in a book about the American Essay and yet you cite your involvement in Students for a Democratic Society as a college student in the Preface of your book in a startling and thought-provoking way. What made a college student with an Ivy League education drop out of graduate school and rebel against his family and class during the Vietnam era?

You can read the full interview here.