For the first time in Australia and in his one and only solo event at Sydney Writers’ Festival, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Middlesex, The Virgin Suicides and now The Marriage Plot talks with Caroline Baum.
Caroline Baum (Australian)
Caroline Baum is a respected journalist and broadcaster, and a regular contributor to national magazines, newspapers and digital media. www.bookshots.net carolinebaum.com.au
Jeffrey Eugenides’ first novel, The Virgin Suicides, was translated into 15 languages and made into a major motion picture. In 2003 Eugenides received the Pulitzer Prize for his novel Middlesex. He is the recipient of fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation and The National Endowment for the Arts, and the receiver of a Whiting Writers' Award. His most recent work, The Marriage Plot, is a novel about the glories and vicissitudes of young love. Born in Detroit, Jeffrey now lives in New York.