Siri Hustvedt

Art and Mind

Siri Hustvedt joins art historians, artists, museum curators, psychiatrists and neuroscientists who are interviewed for the film "Art and Mind" by director Amélie Ravalec.

Books
    Books
    2016

    Simon & Schuster

    A Woman Looking at Men Looking at Women: Essays on Art, Sex, and the Mind

    In a trilogy of works brought together in a single volume, Siri Hustvedt demonstrates the striking range and depth of her knowledge in both the humanities and sciences. Armed with passionate curiosity, a sense of humor, and insights from many disciplines, she repeatedly upends received ideas and cultural truisms.

    Books
    2018

    Simon & Schuster

    The Delusions of Certainty

    Originally published in her collection A Woman Looking at Men Looking at Women, The Delusions of Certainty exposes how the age-old, unresolved mind-body problem has shaped - and often distorted and confused - contemporary thought in neuroscience, psychiatry, genetics, artificial intelligence, and evolutionary psychology.

    Interviews
    Jan 2019

    Art and Mind

    Art and Mind

    Siri Hustvedt joins art historians, artists, museum curators, psychiatrists and neuroscientists who are interviewed for the film "Art and Mind" by director Amélie Ravalec.

Biography

Biography

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.