Person Place Thing: Richard Russo on Somebody’s Fool with Randy Cohen, Ben Copperhead, and Brent Arnold
The Center for Fiction was thrilled to have partnered with Emmy Award-winning journalist, humorist, and writer Randy Cohen for...
Cristina García on Vanishing Maps with Ernesto Mestre-Reed
The Center for Fiction and the Brooklyn Caribbean Literary Festival welcomed playwright and author Cristina García (Monkey...
The Art of the Short Story: Kate Doyle on I Meant It Once with Cara Blue Adams
Navigating one’s twenties can be confusing, with the competing forces of love, loss, nostalgia for the past, and the new responsibilities of...
The Center for Fiction Presents Jamila Ahmed on Every Rising Sun with Zeyn Joukhadar
The Center for Fiction welcomed Pakistani American writer Jamila Ahmed for the launch of her debut novel Every Rising Sun
The Center for Fiction Presents Rachel Eliza Griffiths on Promise with Marlon James
The Center for Fiction welcomed Rachel Eliza Griffiths to celebrate the debut of her new novel, Promise
Nicole Flattery on Nothing Special with Lynne Tillman
The Center for Fiction came together to celebrate Nicole Flattery’s highly anticipated, brilliant debut novel, Nothing Special
In Translation: Victoria Kielland, Damion Searls, and Merve Emre on My Men
The Center for Fiction welcomed writer Victoria Kielland and translator Damion Searls to discuss My Men...
Ani Kayode Somtochukwu on And Then He Sang a Lullaby with Roxane Gay
The Center For Fiction welcomed Roxane Gay (Bad Feminist, Hunger) to launch Ani Kayode Somtochukwu’s...
The International Library Part II: Translating Traditions / Translating the Book of Genesis
A striking example of translation and its many layers—of language, of myth, of tradition—Mexican author Carmen Boullosa’s...
The Art of the Short Story: M. Evelina Galang on When the Hibiscus Falls with Hannah Bae
The Asian American Writers’ Workshop (AAWW) and The Center for Fiction celebrated When the Hibiscus Falls, a story collection by...