Rencontre avec l’écrivain américain Ben Marcus


Séminaire organisé par l’équipe d’acceuil Transferts critiques et dynamique des savoirs" (EA 1569 - université Paris 8) et ELAN (CREA, EA 370, Université Paris
Ouest Nanterre La Défense)
 
 
 
 
Mercredi 11 décembre 2013
de 16h00 à 18h00
salle G -2
 
La rencontre sera suivie d’une lecture
 
 
 
Présentation de l’auteur :
BEN MARCUS is a professor at Columbia University’s School of the Arts and the author of five books of fiction : The Age of Wire and String (Knopf, 1995), Notable American Women (Vintage, 2002), The Father Costume (Artspace Books, 2002), The Flame Alphabet (Knopf, 2012), and the forthcoming collection of short stories, Leaving the Sea (Knopf, 2014). His stories, essays, and reviews have appeared in Harper’s, The New Yorker, The Paris Review, The Believer, The New York Times, McSweeney’s, and other publications. Marcus is the editor of The Anchor Book of New American Short Stories and serves as the fiction editor for The American Reader. A John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellow in 2013-14, he has also received grants from the Creative Capital Foundation (2009), a 2008 Morton Dauwen Zabel Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, a Whiting Writers Award, a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship in fiction, and three Pushcart Prizes.
 
 
 
Contact : Stéphane Vanderhaeghe - stephane.vanderhaeghe@univ-paris8.fr

Abonnez-vous à la newsletter de l'université Paris 8