Al Bedell


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Al Bedell is a writer who splits her time between New York and Los Angeles. Her writing explores quotidian trauma and the contemporary female condition. She studied Philosophy at the University of Hartford.

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July 27th, 2016

Stephanie LaCava Interviews Paul Chan for The Believer

Stephanie LaCava recently talked with Paul Chan for a series of interviews she's doing about "The Artist's Novel" on The Believer's site. Read their full chat here.

October 12th, 2015

i-D Talks With Paul Chan About New Lovers

Paul Chan recently did an interview with i-D's Zio Baritaux about all things New Lovers from what character(s) he's attracted to in the three latest books to why all the New Lovers writers are women and why we need erotica now more than ever:"It is a realm of poverty of imagination where people suff... more

October 12th, 2015

Al Bedell's 6 Steps to Writing Good Erotica

New Lovers author Al Bedell did a hilarious how to write an erotica guide for Dazed's website. It's filled with gems that really get to the heart of what New Lovers is about such as: "Fictional sex is where it’s at. Real sex will never be as good as the sex that you’re having in your imagination. In... more

June 23rd, 2015

Badlands Profiled in New Issue of Cultured Magazine

The June/July issue of Cultured Magazine features a profile of Paul and Badlands by Maxwell Williams in which New Lovers and Hippias Minor are discussed as well as the similarities between being an artist and being a publisher. As Paul puts it in the piece:“...I think we realize that the experience ... more