Due to COVID-19, the Hammer Museum is temporarily closed. More information.


Some Favorite Writers: Michelle Huneven

Wednesday Oct 7, 2009 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM This is a past program

Novelist and journalist Michelle Huneven is the author of Blame and two previous novels, Round Rock and Jamesland. She has received a General Electric Foundation Award for Younger Writers and a Whiting Writers’ Award for Fiction. A former restaurant critic for LA Weekly and Los Angeles Times, her work has appeared in The New York Times, Gourmet and Food and Wine. She lives in Altadena, CA.


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

Additional support is provided by Bronya and Andrew Galef, Good Works Foundation and Laura Donnelley, an anonymous donor, and the Hammer Programs Committee.

This series of readings is organized by Mona Simpson, author of My Hollywood, Anywhere But Here, and Off Keck Road. Readings are followed by discussions with Simpson.

Sponsored by the UCLA Department of English and Friends of English.