Gary Shteyngart reading and discussion with Jessica Hagedorn, Eat, Drink & Be Literary at BAMcafé

April 2018

Reading Audio Interviews


Presented by the National Book Foundation and BAM

Gary Shteyngart reads from his novel Absurdistan. An interview follows by moderator Jessica Hagedorn. Shteyngart talks about life as a Russian-Jewish writer and a New Yorker. He speaks about his literary influences and answers questions from the audience.