Siri Hustvedt

Events
30 Apr 2019

192 Books

192 Books

Returning to New York, Siri will read from Memories of the Future at 192 Books in Chelsea, New York, on April 30.

News
Mar 2019

Town Hall Seattle

Town Hall Seattle

Watch Siri Hustvedt in conversation with journalist Lauren Du Graf about Siri's latest novel, Memories of the Future.

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.

Lectures & Conversations
03 Jun 2018

Schauspielhus Zurich

Discussions in Zurich with Siri Hustvedt and Miriam Meckel

What is the mind? How does it distinguish itself from the body? Can the mind be reduced to neurones in the brain or not? Join Siri Hustvedt and Miriam Meckel for a discussion on June 3, 2018, at 20:00 at Schauspielhus Zurich.

Interviews
Apr 2019

Le Temps, Switzerland

Interview with Le Temps

Siri Hustvedt is the fourth woman to receive the Charles Veillon European Essay Award since 1975. Coinciding with her acceptance of the award in Lausanne, Siri was interviewed by Eléonore Sulser for the Swiss newspaper Le Temps.

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.