Watch The Center for Fiction 2022 Annual Awards Benefit
The Center for Fiction 2022 Annual Awards Benefit took place on Tuesday, December 6th, 2022 at Cipriani 25 Brodaway. The evening was emceed by...
The Art of the Short Story: Andrea Barrett on Natural History with Ruth Franklin
To round out our season of fabulous short stories, National Book Award-winning author Andrea Barrett joined The Center for Fiction...
Story/Teller Arts: Martyna Majok on Cost of Living with Naveen Kumar and David Zayas
The Center for Fiction was proud to welcome Martyna Majok, the playwright behind the 2018 Pulitzer Prize-winning play Cost...
Brigitta Olubas on Shirley Hazzard: A Writing Life with Sheridan Hay
In Brigitta Olubas’s Shirley Hazzard: A Writing Life, the extraordinary life of the award-winning writer of The...
The Art of the Short Story: Toni Ann Johnson on Light Skin Gone to Waste with Nina Lorez Collins
We continued our exploration of the many possibilities for storytelling in the short form. In Toni Ann Johnson’s (Remedy...
The Art of the Short Story: Bojan Louis on Sinking Bell with Savannah Romero
As a part of our ongoing exploration and celebration of the craft and possibilities of the short story form, The Center for Fiction welcomed American...
The Center for Fiction Presents: Zein El-Amine and Hala Alyan on Love and War
The Center for Fiction was thrilled to welcome writers Zein El-Amine and Hala Alyan to discuss their beautifully...
A Panel on the Politics of Translation with YZ Chin, Madhu Kaza, Emma Ramadan, and David Unger
The Center for Fiction was delighted to welcome YZ Chin, Madhu Kaza, Emma Ramadan, and David...
On Reading: Katherine Dunn's Posthumously Released Novel, Toad
The Center for Fiction hosted a thrilling conversation about fearless literary legend Katherine Dunn’s newly revealed novel, Toad!
The Center for Fiction Presents: Igiaba Scego on The Color Line with Ayana Mathis
From internationally acclaimed Somali-Italian writer Igiaba Scego comes The Color Line, a gorgeous, haunting novel inspired...