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VIRTUAL: Writers Who Read with Martha Cooley and Sven Bikerts
September 22 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm EDT
Sven Birkerts is the co-editor of AGNI, and the former director of the Bennington Writing Seminars. He is the author of eleven books, including The Gutenberg Elegies, The Art of Time in Memoir, and, most recently, Speak, Memory (part of the Bookmarked series from Ig Publishing).
Martha Cooley’s most recent novel is Buy Me Love. Her novel The Archivist was a national bestseller. She is also the author of the novel Thirty-Three Swoons and a memoir, Guesswork. She co-translated Antonio Tabucchi’s story collection Time Ages in a Hurry. Her essays, short fiction, and co-translations have appeared in the Los Angeles Review of Books and numerous leading literary journals. She directs the MFA in Creative Writing at Adelphi University, where she is a Professor of English. Prior to Adelphi, she taught for fifteen years in the Bennington Writing Seminars. She lives in Forest Hills (Queens), New York, and Castiglione del Terziere, Italy.