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Virtual | Literary | Talks

Sigrid Nunez

Tue, Mar 16, 2021
  • 7:30PM


Event includes closed captioning

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Tuesday March 16, 2021
Performances no longer available.

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Presented in partnership with the National Book Foundation

Moderated by Deborah Treisman
“one of the most dizzyingly accomplished of our writers”
—Gary Shteyngart

Join Sigrid Nunez for an evening of intimate discourse and reflection at this digital event, rescheduled from last spring due to the shutdown.

Nunez has published eight novels, including A Feather on the Breath of God, The Last of Her Kind, Salvation City, and The Friend, which was a New York Times bestseller and won the 2018 National Book Award for Fiction. Her most recent novel, What Are You Going Through, was published by Riverhead Books in 2020. 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. Nunez lives in New York City.

Purchase copies of Sigrid Nunez's books from Greenlight bookstore here

This program includes closed captioning. If there is anything we can do to make this program as accessible to you as possible, please let us know. Contact BAM at with any questions, suggestions, or for additional information.

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Leadership support for BAM Access Programs provided by the Jerome L. Greene Foundation


Jerome L. Greene Foundation


Support provided by The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation

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