Emily St. John Mandel was born in Canada and studied dance at The School of Toronto Dance Theatre. She is the author of the novels Last Night in Montreal, The Singer's Gun, The Lola Quartet and Station Eleven and is a staff writer for The Millions. She is married and lives in New York.
Emily St. John Mandel
"Language, as a vehicle, is a lemon, a hot rod painted with thrilling flames but crazily erratic to..." - 2 days ago
“Language, as a vehicle, is a lemon, a hot rod painted with thrilling flames but crazily erratic to drive, riddled with bugs like innate self-consciousness, embedded metaphors and symbols, helpless intertextuality, and so forth. Despite being regularly driven on prosaic errands (interoffice memos, supermarket receipts, etc.), it tends to veer on its misaligned chassis into the ditch of abstraction, of dream.” - Jonathan Lethem, The Ecstasy of Influence
Station Eleven in Israel. - 6 days ago
Station Eleven in Israel.
Announcing Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel - 15 days ago
Announcing Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel:
Subterranean Press is releasing a gorgeous collector’s edition of Station Eleven. I’m honoured to be in such fine company.
Stéphane Larue et Emily St. John Mandel, Prix des libraires du Québec 2017 - 15 days ago
Stéphane Larue et Emily St. John Mandel, Prix des libraires du Québec 2017:
Yesterday in Montreal. Balancing on the arm of this chair wasn’t awkward at all.
Pleased to discover that my homeland has established an outpost... - 19 days ago
Pleased to discover that my homeland has established an outpost on the Lower East Side.
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