In conversation with Darin Strauss
Lisa Ko is the author of The Leavers, which won the 2016 PEN/Bellwether Prize for Socially Engaged Fiction and was a finalist for the 2017 National Book Award for Fiction, the 2018 PEN/Hemingway Award, and the 2017 Barnes and Noble Discover Great New Writers Award. She has been awarded fellowships from the New York Foundation for the Arts, the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, and the MacDowell Colony, among others.
Helen Schulman is the author of five novels, Out of Time; The Revisionist; P.S; A Day at the Beach; and This Beautiful Life, which was a New York Times Book Review Editor’s Choice. She has also written nonfiction, reviews, and numerous screenplays and teaches at the New School, where she is the fiction coordinator at the Writing Program and a tenured Professor of Writing.
Hosted by NYU Creative Writing Program senior faculty member and National Book Critics Circle Award winner Darin Strauss.
Event is free and open to the public.