First Time's A Charm: Life After a Successful Debut Novel
October 16, 2010
How does life change when your first published work of fiction receives a prestigious award? Three winners of the Hemingway Foundation/PEN Award describe their experiences. Justin Cronin won in 2002 for Mary and O?Neil, Jennifer Haigh in 2004 for Mrs. Kimble and Joshua Ferris in 2008 for Then We Came to the End. Find out what happened next. Moderated by Beacon Press director and Award administrator Helene Atwan. Sponsored by PEN/New England.