Speaker - Elizabeth Gilbert

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Elizabeth Gilbert is an award-winning writer of both fiction and non-fiction. Her short story collection Pilgrims was a finalist for the PEN/Hemingway award, and her novel Stern Men was a New York Times notable book. Her 2002 book The Last American Man was a finalist for both the National Book Award and the National Book Critic's Circle Award. Since its initial publication in January 2006, her #1 New York Times bestselling memoir Eat, Pray, Lovef has sold over 8 million copies and been published in forty languages. A film adaptation of the book came out this past August from Columbia Pictures with an all star cast: Julia Roberts as Gilbert, Javier Bardem as Felipe, James Franco as David, Billy Crudup as her ex-husband and Richard Jenkins as Richard from Texas. In 2008, Time magazine named Gilbert one of the one hundred most influential people in the world.

3 Programs

Elizabeth Gilbert

09.26.15 | 00:55:03 min | 0 comments

LIVE from the NYPL: Elizabeth Gilbert in Conversation

05.05.11 | 01:48:23 min | 0 comments

What a Long Strange Trip It's Been

06.09.07 | 00:57:14 min | 0 comments