Title: Live from the NYPL: Anne Carson
Location: New York, New York, US
Description: Anne Carson’s beloved 1999 modern verse novel Autobiography of Red is an unconventional modern adaptation of ancient Greek myths mixed with original narrative that Alice Munro called “… amazing. I haven’t discovered any writing in years so marvelously disturbing.” In Autobiography of Red, Carson’s protagonist, Geryon, begins writing his autobiography at the age of five. Now, Carson brings Geryon into manhood, with her long awaited release Red Doc>.
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Date: March 12, 2013