Acclaimed author Emily St. John Mandel will bring her work and perspectives to Middlebury College in this special reading, Q&A and book signing.
This event is in-person and open to the public.
Can’t make it? A recording will be available February 16-March 1, 2024 at https://vimeo.com/911642948
Ms. Mandel is author of six novels, most recently Sea of Tranquility, which has been translated into 25 languages and was selected by President Barack Obama as one of his favorite books of 2022. Her previous novels include The Glass Hotel, which was also on Obama’s list, was shortlisted for the Scotiabank Giller Prize, and has been translated in 26 languages; and Station Eleven, which was a finalist for a National Book Award and the PEN/Faulkner Award, won the 2015 Arthur C. Clarke Award among other honors, has been translated into 36 languages, and aired as a limited series on HBO Max. She lives in New York City and Los Angeles.
Please submit questions in advance via this form.
Students are also encouraged to join student-led Winter-term book groups via go/bookclub
Sponsored by the Climate Action Program, Environmental Storytelling Program, Department of Theatre
With Support from The Departments of English and American Studies, Axinn Center for the Humanities, Writing & Rhetoric Program, Vermont Humanities Council, Ilsley Public Library
- Sponsored by:
- Environmental Affairs; Theatre; Writing Program; American Studies; English & American Literatures