In Conversation: Anuradha Roy and Rumaan Alam

We celebrated the launch of Anuradha Roy’s Man Booker longlisted novel Sleeping on Jupiter. Roy was joined in conversation by Rumaan Alam, author of Rich and Pretty. WATCH 

NBCC: Expanding the World of Literary Criticism

Writing about books combines passion with dedication. Michael Miller, Jane Ciabattari, Michele Filgate, Kate Tuttle, Walton Muyumba and Tom Beer discussed the art of writing criticism. WATCH

Jean Findlay: Chasing Lost Time

Translator C. K. Scott Moncrieff has the spotlight in a new biography by his great-great niece, Jean Findlay. At this event Findlay discussed Moncrieff's translation of À la recherche du temps perdu, and the vivid influence of Proust on his life. 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.


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