Recorded: Wed, Feb 26, 2014
at Eat, Drink & Be Literary at BAMcafe
Moderated by Ben Greenman
Presented by the National Book Foundation and Brooklyn Academy of Music
“A towering achievement. . .[Eugenides] has emerged as the great American writer that many of us suspected him of being.”
—Los Angeles Times Book Review on Middlesex
Jeffrey Eugenides is the author of Middlesex, which won the 2003 Pulitzer Prize and was shortlisted for the National Book Critics Circle Award; The Virgin Suicides; and most recently, The Marriage Plot. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and teaches creative writing at Princeton University. His work has been translated into 35 languages.