Offsite: Lydia Davis at NYS Writers Institute

Short story writer and translator Lydia Davis will be speaking in the Biotech Auditorium, Biotechnology and Interdisciplinary Studies Building,

Lydia Davis, winner of the 2013 Man Booker International Prize, will read from her newest story collection, Can’t and Won’t (2014). Masterpieces in miniature, the stories feature complaint letters, reflections on dreams, and small dilemmas. Davis has been called “one of the quiet giants of American fiction” (Los Angeles Times Book Review), and “one of the best writers in America” (Oprah’s O Magazine). Her previous collections include The Collected Stories (2009), Varieties of Disturbance (2007), Samuel Johnson is Indignant (2001), Almost No Memory (1997) and Break it Down (1986).

Event date: 
Thursday, March 27, 2014 - 4:07pm
Event address: 
1475 Western Ave
12203 Albany
The Collected Stories of Lydia Davis Cover Image
ISBN: 9780312655396
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Picador - October 26th, 2010

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