Jane Smiley will keynote at the upcoming Santa Barbara Writers Conference 6/7/14–6/12/14 It will be Ms. Smiley’s second keynote address. Ms. Smiley keynoted at SBWC after the release of A Thousand Acres, Ms. Smiley’s sixth novel and eight published book. A Thousand Acres earned Jane Smiley the Pulitzer Prize for fiction. I remember vividly sitting in the audience, a relative newcomer to the writing life, struck by two things: she was tall and quite funny.
Literary Salon is pleased that Jane Smiley said “yes” to our interview request.
Some Luck, Ms. Smiley’s latest work of fiction, will be released OCT. 2014/Random House. Click here to pre-order.
Literary Salon Google+OnAir Interview on 5/8/14 is posted here, on YouTube & Literary Salon’s Google+ page, too!