Siri Hustvedt

Events
21 Apr 2017 - 27 Apr 2017

Siri Hustvedt in Spain

Barcelona is this year's "City of Literature / Ciutat de la Literatura." Siri Hustvedt will attend this and a series of events in Spain during the month of April.

News
Apr 2017

El País

El País reviews A Woman Looking at Men Looking at Women

Carles Geli reviews Siri Hustvedt's latest book for Spanish newspaper El País.
"Neuroscientists have long sought the genetic and biochemical causes of suicide. Is it an advance or a setback? The writer Siri Hustvedt is not clear either."

Honors & Recognitions
Dec 2016

PEN America Literary Awards

Longlisted for the PEN America Literary Awards

A Woman Looking at Men Looking at Women: Essays on Art, Sex, and the Mind was longlisted for the 2017 PEN/Diamonstein-Spielvogel Award for the Art of the Essay.

Lectures & Conversations
15 Dec 2016

Strand Bookstore

In Conversation at Strand Bookstore

Video recording of Siri Hustvedt and Jason Tougaw in conversation at Strand Bookstore in New York, December 15, 2016.

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.