Siri Hustvedt

Blazing World: A meeting with Siri Hustvedt

Siri Hustvedt will be in conversation with Grzegorz Jankowicz at this year's annual Conrad Festival, in Krakow, Poland.

28 Oct 2017, Conrad Festival


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.