Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jeffrey K. Eugenides is on campus today to participate in the Great Writers, Great Readings Series. Earlier today, he met with English majors and students in the MFA in Creative Writing program to answer questions about craft, research and inspiration.
This evening at 7 p.m. he will read selections of his writing at the Leo A. Guthart Cultural Center Theater, first floor, Axinn Library.
Eugenides’ works include The Virgin Suicides, which was made into a feature film; Middlesex, for which he received the Pulitzer; and The Marriage Plot, a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award. He teaches creative writing at Princeton University.
Great Writers, Great Readings is sponsored by the English Department and the MFA in Creative Writing Program. Events are free and open to the public. For more information visit hofstra.edu/gwgr or call 516-463-5410.
photo by Grace Finlayson ’17