Electric Literature: Jessica Winter Skewers the Modern Workplace

Jessica spoke with author and editor Ed Park about Break in Case of Emergency. 

“Jessica has published her debut novel, which is at once marvelously inventive and aimed straight for the heart. Just read the first few pages, and you’ll see that rare first-time fiction writer who knows exactly what she’s doing, one keenly observed sentence after another.” Read Ed and Jessica’s conversation here.

Jessica Winter

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Jessica Winter is executive editor of newyorker.com and a former editor at Slate and Time. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, The Guardian, Bookforum, The Believer, and many other publications. She lives with her family in Flatbush, Brooklyn.