Pulitzer Prize-winner Jennifer Egan comes to Dublin to discuss The Candy House, the latest novel from one of the most original voices in contemporary fiction.
Egan’s A Visit From the Good Squad won the 2011 Pulitzer Prize in a blaze of polyphonic glory. Over a decade later, The Candy House entices her readers back to that multi-layered story, and into a world where personal memories have become digital currency. Interconnected narrative threads weave a complex discussion about the nature of privacy and what technology has done to our humanity.
Join a Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist who revels in the art of conversation as she discusses her new book – which may feel familiar, for all the right reasons.
Jennifer Egan is an award-winning American novelist and short-story writer. Her first novel, The Invisible Circus, was published in 1995.
Egan will discuss The Candy House with chair Adam Kelly, Associate Professor of English at UCD.
‘A complex, compelling read that showcases Egan’s masterful storytelling‘ Time
Presented in association with the Embassy of the United States of America in Dublin.