Akhil Sharma Craft Talk—Sentence by Sentence

Slonim Living Room / Stone Room

Open to the public

/ Tuesday


A discussion of how to walk through the construction of a story, focusing on maintaining reader engagement.

Akhil Sharma is the author of the award-winning novels Family Life and An Obedient Father, as well as the short story collection A Life of Adventure and Delight. He has won the International Dublin Literary Prize, the Folio Prize, the PEN-Hemingway Award, a Guggenheim, and a fellowship at the Cullman Center, among other notices. He teaches at Rutgers—Newark.