Portrait of Jeffrey Eugenides

Jeffrey Eugenides

Jeffrey Eugenides’ first novel, The Virgin Suicides (1993) was translated into 15 languages and made into a major motion picture. In 2003, Eugenides received the Pulitzer Prize for his novel Middlesex.

Jeffrey is the recipient of fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, The National Foundation for the Arts, and the receiver of a Whiting Writers' Award. His most recent work, The Marriage Plot, is a novel about the glories and vicissitudes of young love. Born in Detroit, he now lives in New York.