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WRITE AMERICA: Paul Auster, Siri Hustvedt, & David Remnick

Monday, April 26th at 7pm
Live on CrowdCast

Join us for the thirteenth episode of Write America featuring bestselling author Paul Auster, Man Booker Prize Nominee Siri Hustvedt, & Pulitzer Prize-winner David Remnick as they read and discuss their works and about how books and art might bridge the deep divisions in our nation. 

Order SIGNED/BOOKPLATED copies of the selected works of Paul Auster, Siri Hustvedt, & David Remnick by adding the books to your cart below!

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ABOUT THE AUTHORS:

PAUL AUSTER is the bestselling author of 4 3 2 1, Winter Journal, Sunset Park, Invisible, The Brooklyn Follies, The Book of Illusions, and The New York Trilogy, among many other works. In 2006 he was awarded the Prince of Asturias Prize for Literature. Among his other honors are the Prix Médicis étranger for Leviathan, the Independent Spirit Award for the screenplay of Smoke, and the Premio Napoli for Sunset Park. In 2012 he was the first recipient of the NYC Literary Honors in the category of Fiction. He has also been a finalist for the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award (The Book of Illusions), the PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction (The Music of Chance), and the Edgar Award (City of Glass). He is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and a Commandeur de l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres. His work has been translated into more than forty languages. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.

SIRI HUSTVEDT is the author of a book of poetry, six essay collections, seven novels, including The Blazing World and Memories of the Future, and a work of nonfiction. Hustvedt has a PhD from Columbia University in English Literature and an appointment as a lecturer in psychiatry at Weill Cornell Medical College. The Blazing World was long-listed for the Man Booker Prize and won The Los Angeles Book Prize for Fiction. She has been awarded the International Gabarron Prize for Thought and Humanities, the Prix européen de l’essai from the Foundation Charles Veillon, an American Academy of Arts and Letters Award for Literature, and the Princess of Asturias Award in Spain. Her work has been translated into over thirty languages. Hustvedt lives in Brooklyn, New York.

DAVID REMNICK was a reporter for The Washington Post for ten years, including four in Moscow. He joined The New Yorker as a writer in 1992 and has been the magazine’s editor since 1998. His previous book, King of the World, a biography of Muhammad Ali, was selected by Time as the top nonfiction book of the year. Lenin’s Tomb: The Last Days of the Soviet Empire won a Pulitzer Prize.


 

4 3 2 1: A Novel Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781250618801
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Published: Picador - May 5th, 2020

Groundwork: Autobiographical Writings, 1979–2012 Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781250245809
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Published: Picador - May 5th, 2020

Talking to Strangers: Selected Essays, Prefaces, and Other Writings, 1967-2017 Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781250206299
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Published: Picador - May 21st, 2019

The Blazing World: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781476747248
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Published: Simon & Schuster - November 4th, 2014

Memories of the Future Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781982102845
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Published: Simon & Schuster - March 31st, 2020

The Blindfold Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781501171727
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Published: Simon & Schuster - March 20th, 2018

King of the World: Muhammad Ali and the Rise of an American Hero Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780375702297
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Published: Vintage - October 5th, 1999

Lenin's Tomb: The Last Days of the Soviet Empire Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780679751250
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Published: Vintage - April 26th, 1994

The Devil Problem: And Other True Stories Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780679777526
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Published: Vintage - September 30th, 1997

Event date: 
Monday, April 26, 2021 - 7:00pm
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