Friends outside watching sunset

The changing seasons of friendship

What is friendship but a chronicling of two lives, sometimes best described in prose. Essayist B.D. McClay joins host Krys Boyd to discuss the many phases of a friendship, from joy to loss, using touchstones from classic stories. Her essay published in Lapham’s Quarterly is called “Summer, Glorious Summer.”

This episode originally aired Sept. 9, 2021.