Aleksandar Hemon is the author of five books, including The Book of My Lives and The Lazarus Project, which was a finalist for the 2008 National Book Award and National Book Critics Circle Award. Born in Sarajevo, Hemon visited Chicago in 1992, intending to stay for a matter of months. While he was there, Sarajevo came under siege, and he was unable to return home. Hemon wrote his first story in English in 1995. He is the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship, a MacArthur Fellowship, and the PEN/W.G. Sebald Award. He lives in Chicago with his wife and daughter.
This instructor has the following classes scheduled:
The Writer's Studio Craft Talk with Aleksandar Hemon: Narrative Architecture - starting 03/26/2017
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