Granta 122: Betrayal - Issue Launch Party

Treachery lies at the heart of our most dramatic stories. Celebrate the launch of Granta 122 with an evening of stories and conversation exploring betrayal’s many forms with Ben Marcus, Karen Russell, Colin Robinson, Lauren Wilkinson and Granta editors, John Freeman and Patrick Ryan. Drinks will be served.Ben Marcus is the author, most recently, of The Flame Alphabet. He is the fiction editor of the American Reader.Lauren Wilkinson recently received her MFA in fiction and literary translation from Columbia University, where she is teaching a creative writing course. She is finishing her first novel and will be applying to medical school in the autumn.Karen Russell is the author of the story collection St Lucy’s Home for Girls Raised by Wolves and the novel Swamplandia!, a Pulitzer Prize finalist and one of the New York Times’s Top 5 Fiction Books of 2011. Her new story collection, Vampires in the Lemon Grove, is forthcoming next month. In 2007 she was named one of Granta’s Best Young American Novelists.Colin Robinson is the co-founder of OR Books, and previously worked for Scribner, the New Press and Verso. He has written for a range of publications including the New York Times, the Sunday Times, the Guardian, the London Review of Books and the Nation. He divides his time between New York, London and Liverpool.

Event date: 

Thursday, January 31, 2013 - 7:00pm

Event address: 

52 Prince St
10012-3309 New York
Granta 122: Betrayal: Betrayal Cover Image
By John Freeman (Editor)
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ISBN: 9781905881659
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Published: Granta Books (UK) - February 5th, 2013

The Flame Alphabet (Vintage Contemporaries) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780307739971
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - November 13th, 2012

Swamplandia! (Vintage Contemporaries) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780307276681
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Published: Vintage - July 26th, 2011

St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves (Vintage Contemporaries) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780307276674
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Published: Vintage - August 14th, 2007

Vampires in the Lemon Grove Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780307957238
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - February 12th, 2013