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“How I Write” Conversation with Marilyn Yalom

Marilyn Yalom is the author of numerous books and articles on literature and women’s history, including Maternity, Mortality, and the Literature of Madness; Blood Sisters: The French Revolution in Women’s Memory; A History of the Breast; A History of the Wife; Birth of the Chess Queen; The American Resting Place; and her most recent book, How the French Invented Love: Nine Hundred Years of Passion and Romance. She has been at the Clayman Institute for Gender Research at Stanford since 1976 and is currently a senior scholar there. Hilton Obenzinger, an accomplished fiction and nonfiction writer and lecturer in the Stanford Department of English, American Studies Program, and Stanford Continuing Studies, will engage Marilyn Yalom in conversation, focusing on the techniques, quirks, and joys of writing.



Wednesday, February 19, 2014. 07:30 PM


Annenberg Auditorium, Cummings Art Building


Continuing Studies




Free and open to the public