Writers Speak

Jennifer Egan in Conversation with Claire Messud

Jennifer Egan
Author of Look at Me (2002), The Keep (2007), A Visit from the Goon Squad (2011), and Manhattan Beach (2017); Winner of the 2011 Pulitzer Prize, National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction, and LA Times Book Prize

in conversation with

Claire Messud
Novelist and Senior Lecturer in English, Harvard University

About the Speaker

Jennifer Egan is the author of The Invisible Circus, which was released as a feature film by Fine Line in 2001, Emerald City and Other Stories, Look at Me, nominated for the National Book Award in 2001, and The Keep. Her most recent novel, A Visit From the Goon Squad, won the 2011 Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction, and the LA Times Book Prize. Also a journalist, she has written frequently for the New York Times Magazine. Her new novel, Manhattan Beach, will be published in October 2017.

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