November 18, 2019 - 7:00pm
Prairie Lights

Man Booker International Prize-winnner, University of Iowa MFA in Translation alum, and National Book Award Finalist Jennifer Croft will read from her new memoir, Homesick.

“This inventive, stellar memoir examines the tensions between siblings and their separate fates in the most unsettling, unexpected ways. Jennifer Croft's keen attention to the nuances and music of language is abundantly present in every sentence of Homesick.” -Idra Novey

Jennifer Croft is the award-winning translator of Olga Tokarczuk’s Flights. She is founding editor of The Buenos Aires Review and has published her own work and translations in The New York Times, The LARB, Granta, VICE, n+1, Lit Hub, BOMB, Guernica, The New Republic, and The Guardian. She lives in Buenos Aires and Los Angeles, and is currently a visiting professor at University of Iowa.