Jennifer Egan in Conversation with Pico Iyer
“She is known less for a type of book than her singular intelligence and ambition, which produce works that defy categorization.” Vogue
“A writer of postmodern inclinations with the instincts of an old-fashioned entertainer.” The New Yorker
Jennifer Egan is a novelist, short story writer and journalist whose innovative literary fiction routinely makes the New York Times bestseller list. Her works include the Pulitzer Prize-winning A Visit From the Goon Squad, Manhattan Beach and her latest, The Candy House. Egan’s rare combination of imaginative daring and comprehensive understanding has made her a favorite of both popular audiences and other authors. Funny, fierce and unafraid of contradiction, Egan brings wit and humor to a wide range of subjects including music, technology, memory and love. Expect fireworks as Pico takes the audience on a whirlwind tour of Egan’s colorful life and fascinating work.
Books will be available for purchase and signing, courtesy of Chaucer's
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