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Susan Choi

Wednesday, February 24, 2021
6:00pm Pacific Time

This event appears in the series
Special Events

Ms. Choi has rescheduled her City Arts & Lectures appearance for Wednesday, February 24, 2021 (originally May 27, 2020).

Ticket holders:You will receive a link to access the webcast several days ahead of the event.  If you would prefer to receive a refund or donate your ticket(s) back as a tax-deductible contribution, please email [email protected] by Tuesday, February 23.

“A natural—a writer whose intelligence and historical awareness effortlessly serve a breathtaking narrative ability.”  — Joan Didion

Susan Choi is the award-winning author of five novels. Her fifth novel, Trust Exercise, which won the 2019 National Book Award for Fiction, tells the story of a group of teenagers at a competitive arts school in1980s American suburbia. The boundaries of fiction and reality are pushed in a tale that is itself a trust exercise for readers. A recipient of fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Guggenheim Foundation, Choi teaches fiction writing at Yale and lives in Brooklyn.