George Prochnik on the Life and Work of Stefan Zweig
George Prochnik will be delivering this year’s Joy Gottesman Ungerleider Lecture at the New York Public Libray. He’ll be discussing his book, The Impossible Exile, which studies the life and work of Stefan Zweig.
Prochnik’s essays, poetry, and fiction have appeared in numerous journals. He taught English and American literature at Hebrew University in Jerusalem, is the author of In Pursuit of Silence: Listening for Meaning in a World of Noise and introduced Zweig’s Confusion for New York Review Books.
The lecture will take place in the South Court Auditorium in the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building. Tickets are $25 General Admission, $15 Friends of the NYPL and seniors and students. To purchase tickets, visit the NYPL’s site.
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