Portrait of Jonathan Franzen

Jonathan Franzen

Jonathan Franzen is the author of six novels including CrossroadsFreedom and The Correctionsand five works of nonfiction and translation, including The Kraus Project and Farther Away. He is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters, the German Akademie der Kunste and the French Ordre des Arts et des Lettres. He is recognised as one of the best American writers of our age and has won many awards. He lives in New York City and Santa Cruz, California.

Credit: Beowulf Sheehan