Vanderbilt Visiting Writers Series: Dwight Garner Reading
1/16/2014, 7:00 pm
Free and Open to the Public
Location: Buttrick Hall (Google map of this location)
Dwight Garner is a book critic for the New York Times. A former senior editor of the New York Times Book Review (1999 to 2009), he was the founding books editor of Salon.com. His writing has appeared in Harper’s, The Oxford American, The Nation, Slate, Vanity Fair, The Times Literary Supplement, and elsewhere. He is the author of Read Me: A Century of Classic American Book Advertisements, and is at work on a biography of James Agee. Dwight Garner was born in West Virginia, and graduated from Middlebury College. He lives in Garrison, New York.