Siri Hustvedt

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.

Mar 2019

The Observer

The Observer

Siri Hustvedt talks with Aaron Hicklin about her new book, Memories of the Future, in an interview for the UK's Sunday Observer .

Jan 2019

Art and Mind

Art and Mind

Siri Hustvedt joins art historians, artists, museum curators, psychiatrists and neuroscientists who are interviewed for the film "Art and Mind" by director Amélie Ravalec.

Jun 2018

La Nacion

"Scientists should read more humanities"

At least in part, #MeToo was a reaction to the virulent misogyny of the new president of the United States, Donald Trump, but then spread throughout the world. It is a step forward for feminism.

Apr 2018

Rhode Island Public Radio

Artscape: Celebrating Author Robert Coover

Brown University honored fiction writer Robert Coover this month with a three-day festival. Siri Hustvedt was among the literary all-stars who came to celebrate.

Feb 2018


Siri Hustvedt: Taken Over

Alexandra Schwartzbrod and Siri Hustvedt discuss topics from neuroscience to the Women's March on Washington, in an interview for French daily newspaper Liberation.

May 2017


Interview with Infobae

"Misogyny helped Trump be elected president" Siri Hustvedt tells Carolina Isasi in Madrid. In this interview for Infobae, Siri spoke about the prejudices that still remain against women, her work with psychoanalysis and neuroscience, and the fears of the new government in her country.

Apr 2017


Interview with Kulturzeit

Siri Hustvedt was interviewed by Susanne Becker for German culture magazine Kulturzeit.

Dec 2016

Louisiana Channel

The Louisiana Channel: Siri Hustvedt: A Person Apart

"According to bestselling author Siri Hustvedt, the election of Donald Trump marks a new split in the population of the US. Hear Hustvedt on her political awakening, the biases in contemporary society and writing in challenging times."

Sep 2016

Le Monde

The Le Monde World Festival

Siri Hustvedt was the guest of the World Festival, September 17, 2016, at the Opera Bastille, for a meeting on the theme "What feminism for the XXI century?"