P&P Live! Nell Zink — Avalon - with Jonathan Franzen

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Wednesday, May 25, 2022 - 6:00pm

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A profound and singular story about a young woman searching for her place in the world, from one of America's most original voices--the irresistible story of one teenager's reckoning with society at large and her search for a personal utopia

Nell Zink left Southern California for eastern Virginia in 1972, aged eight. After completing a B.A. in philosophy at the College of William and Mary, she worked mostly as a secretary, with stints in masonry, technical writing, and translating. In 2000, she moved to Tübingen, Germany, and now lives near Berlin. Her books include The Wallcreeper, Mislaid, Private NovelistNicotine, and Doxology, and her writing has appeared in n+1Granta, and Harper's Magazine.

Jonathan Franzen is the author of six novels, including "Crossroads," "Purity," and "Freedom," and five works of nonfiction, most recently "The End of the End of the Earth" and "The Kraus Project." He lives in Santa Cruz, California.

Politics and Prose Live!
Washington, DC 20008
Fiction & Poetry
Avalon: A novel By Nell Zink Cover Image
ISBN: 9780593534892
Availability: Special Order—Subject to Availability
Published: Knopf - May 24th, 2022