Black Universe: Samuel Delany’s Early Sci-Fi
Critics Jayna Brown (Black Utopias) and Tavia Nyong’o (Afro-Fabulations) joined author and...
Lionel Shriver on Should We Stay or Should We Go with Meghan Daum
Lionel Shriver, author of We Need to Talk About Kevin, returns with a highly compelling and dramatic novel about a couple’s...
On America: Women, Medicine, and Writing
Suzanne Koven, a primary care physician at Massachusetts General Hospital, and Anita Diamant, an author and...
Rivka Galchen on Everyone Knows Your Mother Is a Witch with Christine Smallwood
Rivka Galchen explores the awesome absurdity of our society in her newest novel Everyone Knows Your Mother Is a Witch
Martha Cooley on Buy Me Love with Sheridan Hay
We were delighted to welcome Martha Cooley for a conversation on the launch of her newest novel Buy Me Love
Tom Lin on The Thousand Crimes of Ming Tsu with Wayne Ho
Tom Lin’s The Thousand Crimes of Ming Tsu reimagines the classic Western through the eyes of a Chinese American assassin...
The Bridge Book Award Virtual Ceremony and Reading
We were thrilled to host the Bridge Book Award Virtual Ceremony for the prize’s Italian winners. The Bridge Book Award unites the Italian...
On America: The Carceral System and Racial Justice with Ian Manuel and Yusef Salaam
Ian Manuel and Yusef Salaam came together for a special event in the On America series to discuss matters of...
Lisa Allen-Agostini on The Bread the Devil Knead with Patrice Grell Yursik
In collaboration with the Brooklyn Caribbean Literary Festival, The Center for Fiction welcomed Lisa Allen-Agostini to celebrate...
How Do We Create a Philosophy of Translation?
Brazilian literature translator Katrina Dodson discussed how translators build their own constantly evolving philosophies of...