Belt author Edward McClelland interviewed in Third Coast Review about his latest offering, Folktales and Legends of the Middle West.
“I kind of wanted this one to be a history of the Midwest told through folktales ... I wasn’t making it an academic study of what’s folklore and what’s not. I’m trying to entertain people. And I wanted things that were meant to be read aloud. I took that into account.”
The full interview can be read here.