Junot Díaz in discussion with Deborah Treisman


April 3, 2013 Audio

Fiction_Diaz_This Is How You Lose HerRecorded: Wed, Apr 3, 2013
at Eat, Drink & Be Literary at BAMcafe
Moderated by Deborah Treisman

Presented by the National Book Foundation and Brooklyn Academy of Music

Junot Díaz was born in the Dominican Republic and raised in New Jersey. He is the author of the critically acclaimed Drown; The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao, which won the 2008 Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Award; and This Is How You Lose Her, a New York Times bestseller and National Book Award finalist. He is the recipient of a MacArthur “Genius” Fellowship, PEN/Malamud Award, Dayton Literary Peace Prize, Guggenheim Fellowship, and PEN/O. Henry Award. A graduate of Rutgers College, Díaz is currently the fiction editor at Boston Review and the Rudge and Nancy Allen Professor of Writing at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Some Explicit Language.


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