Organized by : NYU Creative Writing Program
NYU Creative Writing Program, among the most distinguished programs in the country, is a leading national center for the study of literature and writing.
Elif Batuman is the author of The Possessed: Adventures with Russian Books and the People Who Read Them, and most recently, The Idiot (Penguin, 2017). Nick Laird is the author of three collections of poetry, and three novels—most recently, Modern Gods (Viking, 2017). This event is hosted by NYU Creative Writing Program faculty member and National Book Critics Circle Award winner Darin Strauss.