An Yu – author of critically acclaimed debut, ‘Braised Pork’

In the newest episode, Dan chats to An Yu about her debut novel ‘Braised Pork’. After leaving China aged 18 to study in New York, they chat about why she writes in her second language, and what language she actually thinks in.

They also talk about why the characters for ‘Braised Pork’ took a while to develop, why her creative process is a mile away from a ‘career author’, and what she had to change when she thought she’d finish.

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