Lecture / Reading

Author Reading and Conversation: All Girls by Emily Layden (American Studies '11)

Sponsored by American Studies Program


Thursday, April 15, 2021
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
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A tender and unflinching portrait of modern adolescence told through the shifting perspectives of an unforgettable cast of female students, All Girls (St. Martin’s, 2021) captures one year at a prestigious New England prep school, as nine young women navigate their ambitions, friendships, and fears against the backdrop of a scandal the administration wants silenced. 

Join us for a short reading and conversation with author Emily Layden (American Studies '11) and fellow alum Lauren Clark. 

No Registration Required: Zoom Link Here!

Emily Layden is a writer and former high school English teacher from upstate New York.  Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, Marie Claire, The Billfold, and Runner's World.  All Girls is her first novel.