Links & Mentions

Links & Mentions

Links, Mentions, and My Place In Southern Literature


ALIHOT: A Legend In His/Her Own Time

In 1996, the Pirate’s Alley Faulkner Society, created a special award to be given to men and women for excellence in literature, journalism, music, art, and community service, or philanthropy. The award is given to men and women who qualify as legends in their own time.

Robert Olen Butler (right) presented Patty Friedmann with this award on Sunday, December 10, 2017.

 watch an Interview with Patty Friedmann discussing her new book, “Organized Panic.” Recorded August 21, 2017.

Southern Jewish Life Magazine
“Fans of Friedmann’s Too Jewish Will Want To Open Do Not Open
Many novels have a disclaimer that any resemblance to persons living or dead is purely coincidental. → read more

WWNO The University of New Orleans
The Reading Life With Patty Friedmann, Margret Aldrich And Nikki Leali, by Susan Larson

The Lit Chick Show with “Literary Chick” Sylvia Massara

Interview: Patty Friedmann
Will Coviello talks to the New Orleans writer known for her dark humor — and whose latest book is for young adults → read more

The Book Faery Reviews
There’s Pilfering from Real Life—Then There’s All-Out Grand Larceny! → read more

Beyond the Books
Interview with Patty Friedmann, author of Too Jewish→ read more

Blogcritics Books
Interview: Patty Friedmann, Author of Too Jewishread more


Literarily Speaking
Guest Blogger Patty Friedmann: Leaving Motherread more

Blog Talk Radio: Listen to the Chique Show with Patty Friedmann
Chique 30 Minutes With Author Patty Friedmannread more

Too Jewish with Rabbi Sam Cohon and Friends

The Lit Chick Show with Sylvia Massara

Trailer for Too Jewish:

The Morning News
Signposts in a Strange Land by Matt Ray Robison
Scroll down to Anne Gisleson’s and Rosemary James’s comments about the Friedmann voice. read more

Oxford American
ISSUE 66: Underrated Books: A Sampling From the Southern Lit Issueread more

Vanity Fair
Hammock Reading for the Hammock-Deprived  James Wolcottread more