New Classics: André Aciman and Stacey D'Erasmo on Olivia by Dorothy Strachey
Critically acclaimed author André Aciman credits Dorothy Strachey’s Olivia, reissued by Penguin...
The Art of the Short Story: Benjamin Nugent on Fraternity with Leslie Jamison
Award-winning writer Benjamin Nugent discussed his latest release Fraternity: Stories with Leslie...
This Is Major! Shayla Lawson and Phoebe Robinson
We were thrilled to host two of the dopest and most talented creators working today, Shayla Lawson and Phoebe Robinson...
Science Intersecting Art: Helen Phillips on The Need with Paleobotanist Dr. Sarah E. Allen
When writing her novel The Need—which would go on to become a National Book Award nominee and a New York Times...
Marina Endicott on The Voyage of the Morning Light with Mary Norris
Join us for the launch of Marina Endicott’s novel The Voyage of the Morning Light (published in the...
2020 Lambda Literary Awards Fiction Winners Reading
The Center for Fiction was honored to host a reading with the 2020 “Lammy” winners in Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, and Gay fiction
Daisy Eagan Reads Jacob's New Dress by Sarah and Ian Hoffman
Tony Award-winning actress Daisy Eagan reads Jacob’s New Dress, a heartwarming story from Sarah and Ian Hoffman that speaks to...
Shirley Conversation and Q&A with Elisabeth Moss, Josephine Decker, Sarah Gubbins, and Susan Scarf Merrell
We were thrilled to host a discussion and Q&A on the Sundance Award-Winning film Shirley! Panelists included the...
Scott Spencer on An Ocean Without a Shore with Francine Prose
Renowned author Scott Spencer joined us for a reading and discussion of his new novel An Ocean Without a Shore...
Young Love, First Heartbreak, and Living with HIV
Journalist Tim Murphy interviewed Lucas Rocha on his engrossing debut novel Where We Go From Here...