Siri Hustvedt

Freheit Deluxe

"Misogyny is punishment, hatred and it is particularly directed at women who are ambitious."

Books
    Books
    2019

    Simon & Schuster

    Memories of the Future

    A provocative, wildly funny, intellectually rigorous and engrossing novel, punctuated by Siri Hustvedt's own illustrations - a tour de force by one of America's most acclaimed and beloved writers.

    Interviews
    May 2021

    Deutsche Welle

    Arts.21: Knowledgeable, unpretentious, feisty - writer Siri Hustvedt

    Hear Siri talk about how she was inspired as a child in Iceland reading David Copperfield, and much more.

    Interviews
    Jul 2021

    Freiheit Deluxe

    Freheit Deluxe

    "Misogyny is punishment, hatred and it is particularly directed at women who are ambitious."

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.