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Sigrid Nunez

 
 
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Presented in partnership with the National Book Foundation

Moderated by Parul Sehgal
“one of the most dizzyingly accomplished of our writers”
—Gary Shteyngart

This event has been canceled due to concerns around the spread of COVID-19. All ticket holders will receive a refund via the original method of payment; no further action is needed. If you haven’t received your refund yet, please consider donating your ticket to BAM and help the arts continue to thrive during these challenging times. Contact BAM Ticket Services at info@BAM.org

We look forward to having you back in our spaces and reconvening our extraordinary community of artists and audiences. We especially appreciate your patience and understanding during this challenging time. For updates on BAM’s programming and operations in light of this evolving situation, visit our BAM Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates page.


Sigrid Nunez has published seven novels, including A Feather on the Breath of GodThe Last of Her KindSalvation City, and, most recently, The Friend, which was a New York Times bestseller and won the 2018 National Book Award for Fiction. Her other honors include four Pushcart Prizes, a Whiting Award, a Berlin Prize Fellowship, and the Rome Prize in Literature. Her work has appeared in several anthologies, including The Best American Short Stories 2019 and four anthologies of Asian American literature. She is also the author of Sempre Susan: A Memoir of Susan Sontag. Her eighth novel, What Are You Going Through, will be published by Riverhead Books in September. Nunez lives in New York City.

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Parul Sehgal  
 

Parul Sehgal is a book critic at The New York Times. She was previously a columnist and senior editor at The New York Times Book Review. Her work has appeared in The Atlantic, Slate, Bookforum, The New Yorker, Tin House, and The Literary Review, among other publications. She is the recipient of the Nona Balakian Award from the National Book Critics Circle for her criticism and teaches at New York University.

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