Craft Talk with 2022-2023 Hausman Lecturer Julie Otsuka

September 13 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Please join the Department of English as we celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Hausman Lecture featuring author Julie Otsuka. 

Julie Otsuka is the author of the novels When the Emperor Was Divine, winner of the Asian American Literary Award and the American Library Association Alex Award, and The Buddha in the Attic, an international bestseller and winner of the PEN/Faulkner Award, the Prix Femina étranger, the Albatros Literaturpreis and a finalist for the National Book Award. Her newest novel is The Swimmers. A recipient of a Guggenheim fellowship and an American Academy of Arts and Letters Award in Literature, she lives in New York City, where she writes every afternoon in her neighborhood café.
Established through an endowment by Richard Hausman ’50, P'85 and Edna Hausman P'85, the Hausman Lecture has brought prominent writers to campus for lectures, readings and workshops since 1982.