When: Tue., March 6, 7:30 p.m. 2012
Nicole Krauss is the author of the international bestseller Great House, a finalist for the National Book Award and the Orange Prize, and The History of Love, which won the William Saroyan International Prize for Writing, France's Prix du Meilleur Livre Ėtranger, and was short-listed for the Orange, Médicis, and Femina prizes.
Her first novel, Man Walks Into a Room, was a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Award for First Fiction. In 2007 she was selected as one of Granta's Best Young American Novelists, and in 2010 The New Yorker named her one of the 20 best writers under 40. Her fiction has been published in The New Yorker, Harper's, Esquire, and Best American Short Stories and her books have been translated into more than thirty-five languages. Armitage lives in Brooklyn, New York.