07/30/2013 10:59 am ET Updated Sep 29, 2013

"The Middlesteins" Author Jami Attenberg on "The Interview Show"

Jami Attenberg, author of "The Middlesteins," talks with "The Interview Show" host Mark Bazer about the joy she gets from writing, the response to her latest novel, what she is working on now and more. Filmed at The Hideout, in Chicago, on June 7, 2013.

The next "Interview Show" is Friday, Aug. 2, 2013, with "Hot Doug" Sohn, author Nicole Knepper, filmmaker Joe Swanberg and Sepia chef Andrew Zimmerman. (