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Sheila Heti

Sheila Heti is author of five books, most recently the novel How Should a Person Be? which was a New York Times Notable Book and nominated for the Women’s Prize for Fiction. She lives in Toronto and writes regularly for The London Review of Books, n+1, and Harper’s among others. She is Interviews Editor at The Believer magazine.
Sheila Heti How Should a Person Be?
With a twenty-something protagonist named Sheila, and a narrative based on conversations and emails between her and her friends, this 2012 sensation blurs the lines between fiction and nonfiction. Heti comes from Toronto to discuss with Rachel Cusk her totally shameless and dynamic exploration into the way we live now, breathing fresh wisdom into eternal questions: ...
Adam Foulds and Sheila Heti Multiples

Two young novelists discuss an extraordinary literary relay game in which dozens of writers have a go at translation, the thread of a story passing from culture to culture with often surprising twists and turns. With an impressive diversity of authors and languages including Urdu, Icelandic and Japanese, Multiples is a uniquely kaleidoscopic experiment in translation.