Gifford lecturer - Aleksandar Hemon

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Date

Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Time

6:00 pm

Location

Sanders Classroom 212-Spitzer Auditorium

Aleksandar Hemon is the author of several critically acclaimed books of fiction and non-fiction, including Nowhere Man and The Lazarus Project. A professor of creative writing at Princeton University, Hemon has received several honors including the Guggenheim Fellowship, the PEN/W.G. Sebald Award, and the MacArthur "Genius" Grant.

2019 Gifford Lecture will be delivered by Aleksandar Hemon on November 6, 2019 at 6 PM in the Sanders Auditorium.

Hemon is the author of several critically acclaimed books of fiction and non-fiction, including Nowhere Man and The Lazarus Project. A professor of creative writing at Princeton University, Hemon has received several honors including the Guggenheim Fellowship, the PEN/W.G. Sebald Award, and the MacArthur "Genius" Grant.
Sponsored by the English Department and the William Gifford Fund for Writers-in-Residence.

Contact
Alison Mateer

Department
English Department