Zoe Heller is the author of The Believers and two previous novels, Everything You Know and What Was She Thinking? Notes On A Scandal, which was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize in 2003. She lives in New York.
Catherine Robson is a professor in the English Department at New York University; she is the author of Men in Wonderland: The Lost Girlhood of the Victorian Gentleman and Heart Beats: Everyday Life and the Memorized Poem and co-editor of The Victorian Age for the Norton Anthology of English Literature.
This event is jointly presented by The First Wednesday Series and The Contemporary Literature Series of the English Department, The Creative Writing Program, and The Humanities Initiative at NYU.