Siri Hustvedt

Aspects of (auto-)biographic Writing Conference

On Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 2 pm Siri Hustvedt will give a lecture for “History and Psychology. Writing Life. Aspects of (auto-)biographic Writing Conference” hosted by Prof. Dr. Elisabeth Bronfen at Villa Vigoni, Loveno di Menaggio, Italy.

24 Jun 2017, Villa Vigoni
Books
    Interviews
    May 2017

    Infobae

    Interview with Infobae

    "Misogyny helped Trump be elected president" Siri Hustvedt tells Carolina Isasi in Madrid. In this interview for Infobae, Siri spoke about the prejudices that still remain against women, her work with psychoanalysis and neuroscience, and the fears of the new government in her country.

    Lectures & Conversations
    24 Jun 2017

    Villa Vigoni

    Aspects of (auto-)biographic Writing Conference

    On Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 2 pm Siri Hustvedt will give a lecture for “History and Psychology. Writing Life. Aspects of (auto-)biographic Writing Conference” hosted by Prof. Dr. Elisabeth Bronfen at Villa Vigoni, Loveno di Menaggio, Italy.

    News
    Jun 2017

    PopMatters

    Siri Hustvedt and the Art of Thinking

    Subashini Navaratnam reviews A Woman Looking at Men Looking at Women: Essays on Art, Sex, and the Mind for independent magazine PopMatters.

    News
    Jun 2017

    PopMatters

    Siri Hustvedt and the Art of Thinking

    Subashini Navaratnam reviews A Woman Looking at Men Looking at Women: Essays on Art, Sex, and the Mind for independent magazine PopMatters.

    News
    Jun 2017

    Página12

    Página12 reviews A Woman Looking at Men Looking at Women

    "Siri Hustvedt works in circles or ellipses that overlap and intersect at certain points, and all these mental spaces spin recurrent thoughts around fundamental questions of humanism."

    News
    May 2017

    The Brooklyn Rail

    Close Encounters: Siri Hustvedt with Jarrett Earnest

    Her latest book, A Woman Looking at Men Looking at Women, brings together her uniquely nuanced, knowledgeable, and sophisticated approach to interdisciplinary readings of science, art, and the humanities.

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.