F282. National Book Critics Circle Presents: Jeffrey Eugenides, Lorrie Moore, & Dana Spiotta
Friday, March 9, 2018
4:30 pm to 5:45 pm
Kate Tuttle, President of the National Book Critics Circle, writes about books for The Boston Globe. Her reviews have also appeared in The Los Angeles Times, Salon, The Washington Post, and Newsday. Her essays on childhood, race, and politics have appeared in Dame, The Rumpus, and elsewhere.
Jeffrey Eugenides is the author of numerous books including The Virgin Suicides, Middlesex, which won the Pulitzer Prize, and a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award, the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award, and France’s Prix Médicis. His novel, The Marriage Plot, was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award, and won both the Prix Fitzgerald and the Madame Figaro Literary Prize. Eugenides is a professor of creative writing at Princeton University.
Dana Spiotta has been a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award, the National Book Award, and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize. Her awards include the Rome Prize, a Guggenheim fellowship, a NYFA fellowship, and the John Updike Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters.