Ten Evenings with Maggie O’Farrell, Presented by Pittsburgh Arts & Lectures
Join us for a virtual Ten Evenings lecture with Maggie O’Farrell, winner of the 2020 National Book Critics Circle Award for fiction for her novel Hamnet.
The winner of the 2020 National Book Critics Circle Award for fiction and named a New York Times 10 Best Books of the Year, Maggie O’Farrell’s Hamnet is a luminous portrait of a marriage, a shattering evocation of a family ravaged by grief, and a tender re-imagining of a forgotten boy whose name lives on.
In 1580’s England, during the Black Plague, a young Latin tutor falls in love with an extraordinary, eccentric young woman. Agnes is a wild creature who walks her family’sView more