Sven Birkerts

New American Writing: Sven Birkerts

Sven Birkerts is the author of eight books, including The Gutenberg Elegies and, most recently, The Art of Time in Memoir: Then, Again. Director of the Bennington Writing Seminars, he is also the editor of the journal Agni, based at Boston University. Birkerts lives in Arlington, Massachusetts.

New American Writing

A series of contemporary fiction and poetry readings organized by Benjamin Weissman, author of two books of short fiction, most recently Headless, and professor of creative writing at Art Center College of Design and Otis College of Art and Design.

Public programs are made possible by a major gift from Ann and Jerry Moss.

Additional support is provided by Laura Donnelley, Bronya and Andrew Galef, and the Hammer Programs Committee.