Vanderbilt Visiting Writers Series: Christine Schutt Reading
1/23/2014, 7:00 pm
Free and Open to the Public
Location: Buttrick Hall (Google map of this location)
A Day, a Night, Another Day, Summer
Christine Schutt is the author of short-story collections Nightwork and A Day, a Night, Another Day, Summer. The former was chosen by poet John Ashbery as the best book of 1996 for the Times Literary Supplement. Her first novel Florida was a National Book Award finalist for fiction in 2004. Her second novel All Souls was a Pulitzer Prize for Fiction finalist in 2009. Her new novel Prosperous Friends is out now from Grove Press. Among other honors, Schutt has twice won the O. Henry Short Story Prize. She is the recipient of NYFA and Guggenheim fellowships. Schutt is a senior editor of NOON, a literary annual, and lives and teaches in New York.