Siri Hustvedt

Books That Made Me

Siri writes about the "Books that made me" in the Guardian newspaper. From the book she is currently reading to the book she'd most like to be remembered for...

Books
    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.

    Interviews
    Jun 2019

    Minnesota Public Radio

    Minnesota Public Radio

    Listen as Kerri Miller and Siri Hustvedt discuss Hustvedt's latest book Memories of the Future and how serendipitous listening is an art that is being lost, perhaps to our detriment.

    Interviews
    Jul 2019

    One Grand Books

    Siri Hustvedt’s 10 Favorite Books

    Bookseller One Grand Books has asked celebrities to name the ten titles they’d take to a desert island.

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.