From Poetry to Plot
New York Times bestselling author Jean Hanff Korelitz is known for crafting spellbinding stories across mediums, many of which have gone on to be adapted into hit TV shows and films: Admission, You Should Have Known, which was adapted by HBO as The Undoing, The Plot, which is being adapted by Hulu to star two-time Oscar winner Mahershala Ali, and more. From her beginnings as a poet to her career as the celebrated author of literary thrillers, Korelitz shares her writing journey and along the way, lessons from: Sophocles, Frederich Forsyth’s The Odessa File, Helene Hanff, and Ellery Queen.
In Literature and Life: The Undoing
Inspired by her bestselling novel You Should Have Known, which was adapted into an award-winning limited series by HBO called The Undoing, celebrated and New York Times bestselling author Jean Hanff Korelitz offers riveting insights on toxic relationships in literature and life.
Author Talk: The Latecomer
Inspired by her new novel The Latecomer, New York Times bestselling author Jean Hanff Korelitz shares insights from her creative writing process, as well as the strange fate that intertwined this latest release with her most recent bestseller – The Plot – two novels that couldn’t be more different.
Jean Hanff Korelitz is the New York Times bestselling author of the novels The Latecomer, The Plot, You Should Have Known (which aired on HBO in October 2020 as The Undoing, starring Nicole Kidman, Hugh Grant, and Donald Sutherland), Admission (adapted as a film in 2013 starring Tina Fey), The Devil and Webster, The White Rose, The Sabbathday River and A Jury of Her Peers, as well as Interference Powder, a novel for children. Her company BOOKTHEWRITER hosts Pop-Up Book Groups in which small groups of readers discuss new books with their authors.