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International Launch Party! The Lying Life of Adults by Elena Ferrante

September 1, 2020 via Zoom

The Lying Life of Adults is the first novel in five years from Elena Ferrante, author of the bestselling and beloved Neapolitan quartet. The long-awaited release called for a pub day party with Ferrante fans from all over the world! Ferrante’s star translator Ann Goldstein, authors Siddhartha Deb, Lauren Groff, and Roxana Robinson, and more special guests joined us for a day of literary talks, trivia, readings, and giveaways in celebration of “the literary event of the year” (ELLE).

  • 0:00-1:03 International Author Panel with Catherine Cusset, Auguste Corteau, and Tiziana De Rogatis
  • 1:03-1:30 Interactive Ferrante Fan Trivia
  • 1:30-2:08 Readings from The Lying Life of Adults by International Translators and Ann Goldstein
  • 2:08-2:56 American Author Panel with Siddhartha Deb, Lauren Groff, and Roxana Robinson