I had the pleasure of hearing Jennifer Haigh speak on Tuesday night. Haigh, a Mass resident, wrote
If you haven’t read Jennifer Haigh, run, I say run to the library/bookstore, etc.
Haigh has a new book coming out. The Condition revolves around a family whose daughter has Turner syndrome.
Some interesting factoids: Haigh writes her novels at her kitchen table using white legal pads. She said she felt that her writing was more thoughtful and the process more deliberate when she writes longhand versus typing it.
I hadn’t heard of Jon Papernick, who’s a fellow
All in all an enjoyable evening and it was completely free!
Jennifer Haigh: http://www.jenniferhaigh.com/
Jon Papernick, http://www.jonpapernick.com/
Jon Papernick’s book: