Leslie Jamison

Leslie Jamison is the New York Times–bestselling author of Splinters, The Recovering, The Empathy Exams, Make it Scream, Make it Burn, and a novel, The Gin Closet. She is a regular contributor to The New Yorker and teaches at Columbia University. She lives in Brooklyn with her family.

Leslie Jamison is appearing in the following events:

Leslie Jamison: Splinters

Bestselling American author Leslie Jamison (The Empathy Exams, The Recovering) discusses Splinters, her blazing memoir of divorce, motherhood, art and new love, in conversation with Rebecca Harkins-Cross.  
Sun 12 May 3:00pm @ State Library Conversation Quarter

Leslie Jamison and Nam Le: Forms of Life

Acclaimed authors and close friends Leslie Jamison (Splinters) and Nam Le (36 Ways of Writing a Vietnamese Poem) compare their genre-switching bodies of work, in conversation with Sophie Black.  
Sat 11 May 3:00pm @ The Capitol

Leslie Jamison: Writing from Personal Archives

New York Times–bestselling author Leslie Jamison (Splinters, The Empathy Exams) leads a craft session on using personal archives to grant nuance, texture and emotional dimension to your writing.

MWF Workshops are presented in partnership with Writers Victoria.
Mon 13 May 2:30pm @ The Wheeler Centre Workshop Space