Jenny Erpenbeck

Writers Speak

Jenny Erpenbeck in conversation with Claire Messud


Jenny Erpenbeck
A rare American appearance by the highly acclaimed German novelist whose novels include Visitation (2010), The End of Days (2014), and Go, Went, Gone (2017). Winner of numerous prizes, including the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize (UK), the Hans Fallada Prize, the Thomas Mann Prize, and the Strega European Prize, she is also an opera director, and lives in Berlin, Germany.

Claire Messud
Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing in the English Department at Harvard; author of numerous novels, most recently The Burning Girl (2017).

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Photo by Katharina Behling.

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