In Conversation: Dana Spiotta and Joshua Ferris

Join Dana Spiotta for a celebration of Innocents and Others, a “wondrous and mysterious novel” (Rachel Kushner) which follows two women filmmakers as their lives unfold, darkly exploring forms of connection, success, and desire. In conversation with Joshua Ferris, author most recently of To Rise Again at a Decent Hour.

Dana Spiotta is the author of Stone Arabia, A National Books Critics Circle Award finalist, and Eat the Document, a finalist for the National Book Award. Spiotta is a recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship and the Rome Prize for Literature. She lives in Syracuse, New York.

Joshua Ferris is the bestselling author of three novels, Then We Came to the End, The Unnamed and To Rise Again at a Decent Hour. He was a finalist for the National Book Award, winner of the Barnes and Noble Discover Award and the PEN/Hemingway Award, and was named one ofThe New Yorker’s “20 Under 40”writers in 2010. His fiction has appeared inThe New Yorker, Granta, Tin House, and Best American Short Stories. He lives in New York.

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Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

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Innocents and Others: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9781501122729
Availability: In stock at publisher. Usually arrives in our store within 1-5 business days.
Published: Scribner - March 8th, 2016

To Rise Again at a Decent Hour: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780316033992
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Back Bay Books - March 10th, 2015