A "Conversation on Culture" is taking place between Siri Hustvedt and French writer Jean Frémon at the American Center for Art and Culture, Paris, on Septmeber 24, at 7 pm.
Watch Siri's address as she accepts the Charles Veillon European Essay Prize for Delusions of Certainty.
Siri has won this year's Princess of Asturias award for literature.
Join Siri at the International Authors' Stage, Copenhagen.
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...
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.