Kristen Roupenian at the Passa Porta Festival
Kristen Roupenian’s ‘Cat Person’ was the first short story ever to go viral. To put it down to hype, however, would be to do the American writer an injustice. A storm of ‘hype’ is in fact too weak to describe what happened to her – and above all, Roupenian has a lot more to offer. As her conversation with Ruth Joos attested.
Missed this interview at the Festival? Watch our recording below: