Leslie Jamison, novelist and essayist, wonders about the moral complexities of writing other peoples’ lives. She will discuss her experiences writing about a variety of subjects, including long distance runners, prison inmates, whale fanatics, and medical patients—and the various ways she has purposefully and explicitly introduced subjectivity into these accounts of others’ lives.
Thursday, September 14 at 5:30pm to 5:30pm
Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum
385 East 8th Street, Claremont, CA