Siri Hustvedt

1955 - Today

Siri Hustvedt

Siri Hustvedt (born February 19, 1955) is an American novelist and essayist. Hustvedt is the author of a book of poetry, seven novels, two books of essays, and several works of non-fiction. Her books include: The Blindfold (1992), The Enchantment of Lily Dahl (1996), What I Loved (2003), for which she is best known, A Plea for Eros (2006), The Sorrows of an American (2008), The Shaking Woman or A History of My Nerves (2010), The Summer Without Men (2011), Living, Thinking, Looking (2012), The Blazing World (2014), and Memories of the Future (2019). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Siri Hustvedt has received more than 303,943 page views. Her biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 1,908th most popular writer.

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  • 23

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  • 1.74

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Among writers, Siri Hustvedt ranks 1,905 out of 4,883Before her are Pjetër Bogdani, Marcel Reich-Ranicki, Fredric Jameson, Tawfiq al-Hakim, Margarete Buber-Neumann, and Benjamin Péret. After her are Rosario Castellanos, Gene Wolfe, Mohammad-Hossein Shahriar, Ludwig Uhland, Joseph Joffo, and Ross Macdonald.

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Among people born in 1955, Siri Hustvedt ranks 69Before her are Meles Zenawi, Valdis Zatlers, Jean Tigana, Al-Waleed bin Talal, Iman, and Eddie Van Halen. After her are Yo-Yo Ma, Griffin Dunne, Debra Winger, Akira Nishino, Richard Schiff, and Bill Paxton.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Siri Hustvedt ranks 2,253 out of 12,171Before her are Gall (1840), James McKeen Cattell (1860), Fredric Jameson (1934), Stockard Channing (1944), Van Cliburn (1934), and John Frusciante (1970). After her are Jelly Roll Morton (1890), Gene Wolfe (1931), Dwight F. Davis (1879), Ross Macdonald (1915), Albert R. Broccoli (1909), and J. Walter Christie (1865).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Siri Hustvedt ranks 221Before her are John Barth (1930), Johnston McCulley (1883), Theodore Sturgeon (1918), James M. Cain (1892), Eugene Nida (1914), and Fredric Jameson (1934). After her are Gene Wolfe (1931), Ross Macdonald (1915), William Peter Blatty (1928), Suzanne Collins (1962), John Edward Williams (1922), and Neil Postman (1931).