Siri Hustvedt

The Academy of Arts and Letters

Siri Hustvedt has won the Award in Literature from The Academy of Arts and Letters.

Books
    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.

    Honors & Recognitions
    Mar 2019

    Fondation Charles Veillon

    Le Prix Européen de l’Essai Charles Veillon

    Siri Hustvedt has been named the winner of the 2019 Prix Europeen de L’essai Charles Veillon: the European Charles Veillon Essay Prize.

    Interviews
    Mar 2019

    The Observer

    The Observer

    Siri Hustvedt talks with Aaron Hicklin about her new book, Memories of the Future, in an interview for the UK's Sunday Observer .

    Books
    2019

    Simon & Schuster

    Memories of the Future

    A provocative, wildly funny, intellectually rigorous and engrossing novel, punctuated by Siri Hustvedt's own illustrations - a tour de force by one of America's most acclaimed and beloved writers.

    Honors & Recognitions
    Mar 2019

    Academy of Arts and Letters

    The Academy of Arts and Letters

    Siri Hustvedt has won the Award in Literature from The Academy of Arts and Letters.

    Events
    25 Mar 2019

    Town Hall Seattle

    Town Hall Seattle

    Seattle First Baptist Church hosts Siri Hustvedt for a conversation with journalist Lauren Du Graf about Siri's new book, Memories of the Future.

    Events
    26 Mar 2019

    Powell's

    Powell's, Portland

    Siri will give a talk and book signing at Powell's flagship bookstore, 1005 W. Burnside St., Portland, Oregon, Tuesday, March 26, 2019, at 7:30pm.

    Events
    27 Mar 2019

    Berkeley Arts & Letters

    Berkeley Arts & Letters

    Berkeley Arts & Letters, Berkeley, CA, presents international bestselling author Siri Hustvedt. Siri will be in conversation with Michael Palmer, author of more than 20 books of poetry .

    News
    Mar 2019

    The Washington Post

    Memories of the Future review in the Washington Post

    Few contemporary writers are as satisfying and stimulating to read as Siri Hustvedt. Her sentences dance with the elation of a brilliant intellect romping through a playground of ideas, and her prose is just as lively when engaged in the development of characters and story.

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.