Sexism in the Literary World

This event brought together Bonnie Nadzam, Porochista Khakpour, Kavita Das, and Amy King to discuss sexism in the publishing industry, and what can be done to improve the representation of women writers. WATCH


Dear Mr. Beckett

To honor Barney Rosset—who introduced American readers to D. H. Lawrence, Henry Miller, and Samuel Beckett—we brought together Paul Auster, Lois Oppenheim, Glenn Young, Astrid Myers-Rosset & Robert Solomon. WATCH

CFA Master Class: Andrew Gross

Titan of contemporary suspense fiction Andrew Gross joined us for a CFA Masterclass, where he discussed his latest novel The One Man. WATCH

Since 2005, The Center for Fiction has been presenting some of the most celebrated authors in contemporary fiction. Now, we are launching a unique new podcast: Fiction Talks, featuring exclusive talks taken from our vast archive, bringing you the thoughts, feelings, and advice of great authors from the world of fiction.


Click here to learn more about this unique program.


And thank you to everyone who donated to our Kickstarter campaign in June! 



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