Siri Hustvedt

Louisiana Festival of Literature, Copenhagen

Louisiana Literature is a four-day festival celebrating contemporary literature, hosted by the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art in Copenhagen, Denmark. The Festival opens on August 24, 2017.

24 Aug 2017 - 27 Aug 2017, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art


Siri Hustvedt is the author of a book of poetry, three collections of essays, a work of non-fiction, and six novels, including the international bestsellers What I Loved and The Summer Without Men. Her most recent novel The Blazing World was long-listed for the Man Booker Prize and won The Los Angeles Book Prize for fiction. In 2012 she was awarded the International Gabarron Prize for Thought and Humanities. She has a PhD in English from Columbia University and is a lecturer in psychiatry at Weil Cornell Medical College in New York. Her work has been translated into over thirty languages.