Siri Hustvedt


Siri Hustvedt is a novelist and scholar and is the author of a book of poetry, seven novels, four collections of essays, and a work of nonfiction. She has a PhD in English literature from Columbia University and is a lecturer in Psychiatry at Weill Cornell Medical College. Her scholarly work is interdisciplinary, and she has published papers in various academic and scientific journals. She is the recipient of numerous awards, including The International Gabarron Prize for Thought and Humanities, The Los Angeles Book Prize for Fiction for The Blazing World, which was also longlisted for the Man Booker Prize. In 2019, she won an Award for Literature from The American Academy of Arts and Letters, the European Essay Prize (Charles Veillon) for The Delusions of Certainty, a book-length essay on the mind/body problem, and the prestigious Princess of Asturias Award for Literature in Spain. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.


Blind Spot

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Memories of the Future

Siri Hustvedt


The Writer's Library: The Authors You Love on the Books That...

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The Writer's Library Lib/E: The Authors You Love on the Books...

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The Bostonians

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Mothers, Fathers, and Others: Essays

Siri Hustvedt