Fiction Forum: Eleanor Henderson

6:30 p.m.

Eleanor Henderson’s debut novel is Ten Thousand Saints which was named one of the five best novels of 2011 by the New York Times. Her writing has appeared in AGNI, North American Review, Ninth Letter, Columbia, Salon, The Wall Street Journal, All Things Considered, Poets & Writers, among other publications. Her story “The Farms” was nominated for a Pushcart and selected by Alice Sebold for The Best American Short Stories 2009. From 2006 to 2010 she taught at James Madison University in Virginia and currently is an assistant professor at Ithaca College. 

Moderated by Helen Schulman, fiction coordinator, the School of Writing, The New School for Public Engagement. 



Alvin Johnson/J. M. Kaplan Hall, 66 West 12th Street, room 510

$5; free to all students and New School faculty, staff, and alumni with ID at the door or at the Box Office.

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