Ann Beattie

Known for casting a gimlet eye on her generation’s ambivalence and ambition, celebrated American novelist and short story writer Ann Beattie returns with her twenty-first book. “A Wonderful Stroke of Luck” explores the complicated relationship between a charismatic teacher and his students, and the secrets people keep from those they love. Join Beattie in conversation with her friend novelist Carol Edgarian, author of the NYT bestselling novels “Three Stages of Amazement” and “Rise The Euphrates”, and co-founder of Narrative.

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2019 - A Conversation with Literary Legend Ann Beattie