The Writer and the Critic: Marilynne Robinson and James Wood in Conversation

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

The Writer and the Critic: Marilynne Robinson and James Wood in Conversation || Radcliffe Institute

The Pulitzer Prize–winning author Marilynne Robinson (10:52)—acclaimed for the novels Housekeeping (1980), Gilead (2004), Home (2008), and Lila (2014)—participates in a conversation with the literary critic James Wood, professor of the practice of literary criticism at Harvard University and a staff writer at the New Yorker magazine.

Introduction by Lizabeth Cohen, dean, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, and Howard Mumford Jones Professor of American Studies, Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences

This is the 2017–2018 Julia S. Phelps Annual Lecture in the Arts and Humanities.