We asked Lauren Groff about Western New York as the setting for Arcadia and she offered the following insights about her choice of setting. Many thanks to Lauren for sharing her thoughts with us.
- Why (western) New York?
- Did you have a connection to western New York before you wrote Arcadia?
- What is the importance of western New York to this story?
- What's a book you love for its ability to tell a story of a place?
If you would like to browse other books set in or about New York our recommendations are here.