Siri Hustvedt

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Mar 2022

Berggruen Institute

The Berggruen Prize

Siri was happy to accept an invitation to join the jury for the Berggruen Prize.

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Feb 2022

NPR Book Reviews

NPR Book Review

Sharmila Mukherjee reviews Siri's latest book for NPR.

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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.”

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Apr 2020

LitHub

"Separate and Secluded" We Pass Our Days.

Reading is an intimate encounter that does not require social distance. In our current world of restricted movement, the book is a geography where complete freedom remains possible.

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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.

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Mar 2019

The Washington Post

Memories of the Future review in the Washington Post

Few contemporary writers are as satisfying and stimulating to read as Siri Hustvedt. Her sentences dance with the elation of a brilliant intellect romping through a playground of ideas, and her prose is just as lively when engaged in the development of characters and story.

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Nov 2018

New York Review of Books

Concentration Camps for Kids: An Open Letter

In the New York Review of Books, dozens of authors signed an open letter denouncing the Trump administration’s tent facility for detaining migrant children separated from their parents in Tornillo, Texas, and the thousands of other migrant children being held.