Sheila Kohler

Sheila Kohler (Photo credit: Beowulf Sheehan)

Sheila Kohler is the author of ten novels, three volumes of short fiction, a memoir, and many essays. Her most recent novel is Dreaming for Freud, (Penguin) based on the Dora case. Her memoir Once We Were Sisters came out January 17th with Penguin as well as with Canongate in England in February. She has won numerous prizes including the O.Henry twice and been included in Best American Short Stories most recently in 2013. Her work has been published in thirteen countries. She has taught at Columbia, Sarah Lawrence, Bennington and at Princeton since 2008. Her novel, Cracks was made into a film with directors Jordan and Ridley Scott with Eva Green playing Miss G. You can find her blog at Psychology Today under Dreaming for Freud.

See Sheila Kohler on October 11 at 1:30 p.m. in the Johnson Center, 3rd Floor, Meeting Room G. Click for details.