Siri Hustvedt is the author five novels, The Blindfold, The Enchantment of Lily Dahl, What I Loved and The Summer Without Men; as well as three collections of essays, A Plea for Eros, Mysteries of the Rectangle: Essays on Painting, and Living, Thinking, Looking; as well as the nonfiction work: The Shaking Woman or A History of My Nerves. What I Loved and The Summer Without Men were international bestsellers. Her work has been shortlisted for numerous awards, including the Femina Etranger in France, and she is the recipient of the 2012 International Gabarron Prize for Thought and Humanities.. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband, Paul Auster.
This biography was last updated on 12/26/2013.
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