- Workshop—Siri Hustvedt: Why One Story and Not Another?
Workshop—Siri Hustvedt: Why One Story and Not Another?
Theoretically a fiction writer can write anything, but in fact, that is not the case. The inimitable Siri Hustvedt—acclaimed fiction writer, essayist and poet—will draw from neuroscience research, psychoanalysis, and phenomenology to make a case for the embodied character of fictional creativity.
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