A Mighty Blaze Presents: Authors Love Bookstores with Curtis Sittenfeld
Join us for Author's Love Bookstores presented by A Mighty Blaze! Author Curtis Sittenfeld will be discussing her novel Rodham with host Kimberly Hensle Lowrance. The event will be broadcasted live on A Mighty Blaze's Facebook and Youtube
Curtis Sittenfeld is the bestselling author of six novels: Prep, The Man of My Dreams, American Wife, Sisterland, Eligible, and Rodham. Her first story collection, You Think It, I’ll Say It, was published in 2018 and picked for Reese Witherspoon’s Book Club. Her books have been selected by The New York Times, Time, Entertainment Weekly, and People for their “Ten Best Books of the Year” lists, optioned for television and film, and translated into thirty languages. Her short stories have appeared in The New Yorker, The Washington Post, and Esquire, and in the Best American Short Stories anthology, of which she is the 2020 guest editor. Her non-fiction has appeared in The New York Times, Time, Vanity Fair, The Atlantic, Slate, and on “This American Life.” A graduate of Stanford University and the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, Curtis has appeared as a guest on NPR’s “Fresh Air,” CBS’s “Early Show,” and PBS’s Newshour; and four times been a Jeopardy! answer
A Mighty Blaze is an online literary platform helping writers and readers connect in the age of COVID-19 and beyond—and helping all literary endeavors pivot to the digital age. New York Times bestselling authors Caroline Leavitt and Jenna Blum co-founded A Mighty Blaze with a group of volunteers to help quarantined writers introduce new books to readers and help readers find great reads. Since then, AMB’s weekly social media offerings have expanded to Authors Love Bookstores, Debut Spotlight, Frontliner Fridays, Lit Chick, Mighty Mysteries, Poets in Conversation, The Thoughtful Bro, and The Zeitgeist. A Mighty Blaze is proud to host special events from beach read bashes to cocktail parties and to have moved whole festivals online. A Mighty Blaze is committed to inclusive and debut voices and all who love the literary arts. Learn more at www.amightyblaze.com.