Jonathan Franzen is author of the National Book Award winning novel, The Corrections and most recently of the L.A. Times Book Award winning novel, Freedom . He is also author of two earlier novels, The Twenty-seventh City and Strong Motion in addition to two collections of essays, How to be Alone and Farther Away. He is a frequent contributor to The New Yorker and other important magazines. His translation of three long essays by the Austrian writer Karl Kraus , The Kraus Project: Essays by Karl Kraus, will come out in October. Book signing by the author following the lecture.
This event is free and open to the public.
Sponsored by the English Department. Book sale sponsored by Northshire Bookstore.