Suspend Your Disbelief

David Ebenbach


David Ebenbach is the author of three books of short stories, including, most recently, The Guy We Didn’t Invite to the Orgy and other stories (University of Massachusetts Press), plus a novel, two books of poetry and a non-fiction guide to creativity. These books have been awarded the Drue Heinz Literature Prize, the Juniper Prize, the Washington Writers Publishing House Fiction Prize, and the Patricia Bibby Award, among others. Ebenbach teaches literature and creative writing at Georgetown University. Find out more at


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A Great and Heartbroken Love for the World: A Conversation Between N. West Moss and David Ebenbach

“I am much more interested in the people who are not forever trying to be known”: N. West Moss with David Ebenbach, discussing their new books The Subway Stops at Bryant Park and The Guy We Didn’t Invite to the Orgy and other stories.