Jane Smiley is the author of numerous novels, including A Thousand Acres, which was awarded the Pulitzer Prize; The Last Hundred Years trilogy: Some Luck, Early Warning, and Golden Age; and Perestroika in Paris. She is also the author of several works of nonfiction and books for young adults. A member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters, she has also received the PEN Center USA Lifetime Achievement Award for Literature. She lives in Northern California. A Dangerous Business is her latest novel.
JANE SMILEY’S DANGEROUS BUSINESS
- 3:45 pm - 4:30 pm
- | Location of Session: Texas Monthly Tent
- Adult Sessions
- Start of Signing: 4:45 pm
- | Signing Location: Festival Marketplace
About the Event
Being a woman is a dangerous business in this new novel by Pulitzer Prize-winner Jane Smiley. A Dangerous Business is a Western, a serial-killer mystery, and a feminist story about life in a bordello all in one, and a layered, page-turning tale!
This session will be live streamed on Facebook.
About the Author
Michael Fischer is the Janet S. Dicke Professor in Public Humanities at Trinity University. He has enjoyed moderating sessions at the San Antonio Book Festival since its first year.