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On-Stage Interview with Dara Horn

Aug.20.2013

Pleased to announce I will be doing an on-stage interview with author Dara Horn (A GUIDE FOR THE PERPLEXED) at the San Francisco JCC on Monday, Sept. 23rd, at 7:00 pm. Please click on link for tickets and other information about the event.

Elizabeth's Latest Blogs

Jun.17.2013 - 6:37 am
"I have been trying to figure out why writing is such a glorious experience with you and such a disappointment for me with others. It has a great deal to do with you -- kindness...
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Jan.28.2013 - 8:44 am
“After leaving your show, I noticed only beauty.” --comment in the guest book for “Layers of Being” (Estratos del Ser)            ...
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Nov.05.2012 - 1:24 pm
I can still remember the election of 1968, even though I was eight years old at the time. I remember seeing crowds of young people on the TV news chanting "Old enough to fight...
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Dec.01.2011 - 4:54 pm
I'm participating in my first Holiday Readathon,  Dec. 2-4, inspired by author and blogger Liza Wiemer on Goodreads.  For this mini-challenge/giveaway, readers are...
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Comments from Elizabeth

May.31.2011 - 5:15 pm
In response to: First Person Singular: "Somewhat Autobiographical"
A Lorrie Moore story like no other, yet perhaps the most definitive. Harrowing, sharply funny, and barely controlled,...
May.26.2011 - 8:16 am
In response to: The Word and The Thing Itself: Pointing Toward the Moon
You've beautifully captured the child's wonder at the strange and beautiful naming of things; that same wonder carries...
Dec.13.2010 - 11:57 am
In response to: Yes, I Do Like Your Link (A Little Too Much), Or, Why I’m Going Off the Internet for the Holidays
Thank you, Sarah, for this contemplative examination of modern dissonance and the almost-intolerable struggle to strike...
Aug.31.2010 - 10:34 am
In response to: When is a Story Finished?
Such an intriguing and mysterious topic, Thaisa. For myself, it's one of the many curiosities of the writing process...
Aug.03.2010 - 10:01 am
In response to: Apple Pie
Thanks Thaisa.  The secret about this piece is that I wrote it as a poem last week, and then decided to make it "...

Published Reviews

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Aug.18.2010
Published by BookPage
September’s best paperback releases for reading groups include new books from Lorrie Moore, Elizabeth Rosner and Hilary Mantel.