Agent/Editor and Authors-featuring Barbara Jones, Lillian Li, and Adelle Waldman
Agent/Editor and Authors – featuring Barbara Jones, Lillian Li, and Adelle Waldman
Reading: Thursday, November 10, 7:30 pm, Green Drawing Room, Main Building
Q & A: Friday, November 11, 11 am, Janney Lounge, Moody Center
Barbara Jones is a literary agent with Stuart Krichevsky Literary Agency, a leading, independent New York literary agency representing a distinguished list of bestselling and award-winning authors.
Lillian Li is the author of the novel Number One Chinese Restaurant (Henry Holt and Company, 2018), which was an NPR Best Book of 2018, and longlisted for the Women’s Prize and the Center for Fiction’s First Novel Prize.
Adelle Waldman’s first novel, The Love Affairs of Nathaniel P. (Henry Holt and Company, 2013), has been called one of 2013’s best books by The New Yorker, The New Republic, Slate, The Economist, NPR, Fresh Air, The National Journal, Bookforum, The National Post, BookPage, The Guardian, Cosmopolitan, Elle, Baltimore City Paper, and The Irish Times.
Sponsored by the department of English and creative writing and the Dee Hull Everist Visiting Speaker Fund.
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- Guests must provide proof of full vaccination (one or two doses, depending on which vaccine was administered, and at least one booster).
- Masking is required at events where more than 50 people are gathered.