An Evening with Carmen Maria Machado

12/04/2019 - 6:30pm

Carmen Maria Machado reads from and discusses her story collection, Her Body and Other Parties.

Carmen Maria Machado’s debut short story collection, Her Body and Other Parties, was a finalist for the National Book Award and the winner of the Bard Fiction Prize, the Lambda Literary Award for Lesbian Fiction, the Brooklyn Public Library Literature Prize, the Shirley Jackson Award, and the National Book Critics Circle’s John Leonard Prize. In 2018, the New York Times listed Her Body and Other Parties as a member of “the New Vanguard,” one of “15 remarkable books by women that are shaping the way we read and write fiction in the 21st century.”

Moderated by Alexandra Kleeman, Creative Writing Program Faculty. 

The New School
65 West 11th Street Wollman Hall, Room B500
New York, NY 10011