Katie Kitamura on Kazuo Ishiguro, 'Luster,' and the Book With the Best Opening Line

Katie Kitamura on Kazuo Ishiguro, 'Luster,' and the Book With the Best Opening Line

7/29/2021 8:20:00 AM

Katie Kitamura on Kazuo Ishiguro, 'Luster,' and the Book With the Best Opening Line

The author of Intimacies and A Separation on Kazuo Ishiguro, Luster, and the book with the best opening line

Intimacies, follows an interpreter at a war crimes tribunal in The Hague navigating two different types of relationships: one with her married boyfriend, the other with a former president on trial.The Brooklyn-based California native grew up reading Agatha Christie and trained as a classical ballet dancer until she was almost 17, before living in London to get her PhD in American literature at the London Consortium. She is married to writer Hari Kunzru (they’re each other’s first readers, and they have two children) and teaches creative writing at New York University (Raven Leilani was one of her students). She compares writing her novels to

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that require time, patience, and a lot of stirring. Her previous novel,A Separation Read more: ELLE Magazine (US) »

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