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Division of Languages and Literature presents

A Special Event Featuring Paris Review Editor Lorin Stein and Bard Alumni/ae

Monday, December 10, 2012

Come hear the Paris Review editor at Weis this Monday, December 10, at 5 pm for a special event coordinated by Mona Simpson, Deirdre d'Albertis and the senior colloquium:

Lorin Stein is editor of the Paris Review. He was for many years an editor at Farrar, Straus and Giroux, where he worked with such authors as Jonathan Franzen, Lydia Davis, Denis Johnson, Elif Batuman, John Jeremiah Sullivan, Sheila Heti, Sam Lipsyte, Jeffrey Eugenides, and Richard Price. He has edited translations of books by Roberto Bolano and Mario Vargas Llosa, among others. Stein's essays have appeared in the New York Review of Books, the London Review of Books, Harper's, and the New Republic. He is the translator of Edouard Levé's Autoportrait and Grégoire Bouillier's The Mystery Guest.

Lorin Stein's talk will be followed at 6 pm by a panel featuring recent graduates of the Division of Languages and Literature/Bard:
Len Gutkin (PhD program at Yale in English), Bridget Behrmann (PhD program in French at Princeton), Johanna Warren (prize winning translator) and Ella Maslin (Random House).

The schedule will be:
from 5-5:30 Keynote by Lorin Stein, Editor of the Paris Review
5:30-5:45 Q & A
5:45-6 Reception
6 to 7ish Alumni/ae Panel
7-7:15 Reception

For more information, call 845-758-6822, or e-mail meidav@bard.edu.

Location: Campus Center, Weis Cinema