Jane Smiley in Conversation with American author and literary critic Steven Moore.
Moderated by Michael Byers, Director of the Helen Zell Writers' Program.
Steven Moore (Ph.D. Rutgers, 1988) is the author of many books and essays of modern literature, as well as a two-volume study entitled The Novel: An Alternative History. An authority on the novels of William Gaddis, he published an edition of Gaddis's Letters last year. For years he has also reviewed new fiction for a variety of periodicals, primarily the Washington Post. He has lived in Ann Arbor since 2001.