Sponsored by the Center for the Humanities, Distinguished Writers/New Voices brings you:
Born in Alexandria, Egypt, Andre Aciman is the author of Out of Egypt: A Memoir, False Papers: Essays on Exile and Memory, the recent novel Call Me By Your Name, and the co-author and editor of The Proust Project and Letters of Transit. Aciman is the recipient of a Whiting Writer’s Award, a Guggenheim Fellowship as well as a fellowship from The New York Public Library’s Center for Scholars and Writers. He has written for The New York Times, The New Yorker, The New Republic, and The New York Review of Books. Aciman’s pieces appear in several annual collections of The Best American Essays. He is a leading scholar of Marcel Proust, and currently teaches comparative literature at the City University of New York.
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