Bard College at Simon's Rock: the Early College

Poetry & Fiction Series: Rivka Galchen

Thursday, September 30

Fisher Science Center - Clark Auditorium


Rivka Galchen reads from her new novel Everyone Knows Your Mother Is a Witch.

Rivka Galchen is an award-winning fiction writer and journalist, whose work appears often in The New YorkerHarper’sThe London Review of Books, and The New York Times. She is the author of three books: Atmospheric DisturbancesAmerican Innovations, and Little Labors. She has received numerous prizes and fellowships, including a Guggenheim Fellowship, a Rona Jaffe Fellowship, The Berlin Prize, and The William J Saroyan International Prize in Fiction. In 2010, she was named to The New Yorker’s list of 20 Writers Under 40. Galchen also holds an MD from Mount Sinai School of Medicine.

This event is open to the Simon's Rock campus community only.