Lauren Grodstein on Deciding to Write a Novel About the Holocaust
In Conversation with Andrew Keen on Keen On
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Andrew talks to Lauren Grodstein, author of We Must Not Think of Ourselves, about why she changed her mind about writing a novel about the Holocaust.
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Lauren Grodstein is the author of five novels, including the New York Times bestseller A Friend of the Family and the Washington Post Book of the Year The Explanation for Everything. Lauren’s work has been translated into French, Turkish, German, Hebrew, and other languages, and her essays and reviews have been widely published. She teaches in the MFA Program at Rutgers University-Camden and lives in New Jersey with her husband and children.