Lena Meruane

Late Night Library


February Book Club Selection! This month we feature Lina Meruane’s English-language debut, Seeing Red, published by Deep Vellum. “This is a penetrating autobiographical novel,” says Publishers Weekly in a starred review, “and for English-language readers this work serves as a stunning introduction to a remarkable author.”


Act 1: Host Amber Keller covers entertaining book culture news and cool new debuts

Act 2: Nathalie Handal and Megan McDowell discuss Lina Meruane’s debut

Act 3: Nathalie Handal speaks with Lina Meruane about what’s in a name, writing from real events, and all the things that go into how we see and how we are seen