Siri Hustvedt

Sep 2020

Writers Against Trump

Writers Against Trump

Writers Against Trump formed to mobilize the literary community in opposition to “the racist, destructive, incompetent, corrupt, and fascist regime of Donald Trump, and to give our language, thought, and time to his defeat in November.”

Honors & Recognitions
Oct 2019

Fundacion Princesa de Asturias

Princess of Asturias Award Ceremony

Siri will attend the Princess of Asturias Awards ceremony on October 18, 2019, to accept her Literature award.

Lectures & Conversations
10 Dec 2019

L.I.C Bar

LIC Reading Series

Join Siri Hustvedt, Helen Phillips and Jason Tougaw for readings and a panel discussion.

Nov 2020

Pledge Times

“Biden’s election is not an end”

In an interview for India's "PledgeTimes" Siri talks about "Writers Against Trump", Trumpism, and whether Biden can make bold changes.



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.