Sam Lipsyte is the New York Times-bestselling author of Venus Drive, The Subject Steve, Home Land and The Ask. The winner of the first annual Believer Book Award and a 2008 Guggenheim Fellow, he currently teaches writing at Columbia University’s School of the Arts. His writing has appeared in various publications, including The New Yorker, Tin House and the Los Angeles Times. Hailed as “the most consistently funny fiction writer working today” by Time magazine, Lipsyte presents The Fun Parts, a hilarious collection of stories populated by a richly imagined cast of characters, including a male birth doula, a doomsday hustler and an aerobics instructor.
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Sunday, October 27, 2013 - 12:00 PM
Does form or idea dictate narrative? Bestselling fiction writers discuss.
Friday, October 25, 2013 - 8:00 PM
Kelly Braffet, Aleksandar Hemon, Sam Lipsyte and Grażyna Plebanek read from their latest works.