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Category: Siri Hustvedt

The critically acclaimed novelist and writer Siri Hustvedt understands science. She has written about it frequently, and in 2010, she published...

The critically acclaimed novelist and writer Siri Hustvedt understands science. She has written about it frequently, and in 2010, she published a memoir of her search for a cure for an unusual seizure disorder. So it comes as a surprise and a disappointment that she needlessly complicates a discussion of science and fiction in a review of Hallucinations by Oliver Sacks in the Dec. 30 New York Times Book Review

In an email interview for the book review's Up Front section, she writes:

The third-person or "...