Olivia Laing is a widely acclaimed writer and critic. She's
the author of To the River, The Trip to Echo Spring, and The Lonely City, which has been translated into 15 languages.
Her latest book is Crudo, a real-time novel about the turbulent summer of 2017. It was a Sunday Times top ten bestseller and a New York Times notable book of 2018 and was shortlisted for the Goldsmiths Prize, the Gordon
Burn Prize and the James Tait Black Memorial Prize.
She's currently working on Everybody, on bodies & freedom.
Laing's collected essays, Funny Weather: Art in an Emergency, will be published spring 2020.
Dramatic rights: United Agents
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