PEN America Author’s Evening with Lihi Lapid

Lihi Lapid headshot and Woman of Valor book cover

This is a private event.

Join us for an intimate dinner with Lihi Lapid discussing Woman of Valor. Lihi Lapid’s best-selling novel starts where most love stories leave off: at the beginning of real life. Woman of Valor follows the lives of two women in their first years of motherhood. One is a fictional character trying to live happily ever after. The second woman is the author herself, who courageously and honestly relates her true-life experiences as a wife, mother, professional, and parent of a special needs child. Interspersed are actual letters from readers of Lapid’s popular newspaper column, sharing the most intimate moments of their lives. This evening is being generously hosted by Ruby Namdar and Carolyn Cohen. 


If you have any questions, please contact Christy Wensley at [email protected].

About pEN America Authors’ Evenings

The PEN America Authors’ Evenings are nights of literary dinners in private homes and intimate settings. Please visit the Authors’ Evenings webpage for our full calendar of dinners.

Proceeds from the PEN America Authors’ Evenings support PEN America’s programming to secure the liberty of persecuted and imprisoned writers around the world, to defend freedom of expression, and to promote literature and international cultural exchange.