Listen to David Vann share excerpts from his new book, Aquarium.
David Vann is the author of several memoirs and novels, including Legend of a Suicide and Aquarium. His essays have been published globally in Atlantic Monthly, Esquire, Esquire UK, Elle UK, and The Guardian, among others. Forthcoming books include Woman, Desiring, and Bright Air Black. Mr. Vann holds degrees from Stanford and Cornell, has taught at Stanford, Cornell, USF, as well as Florida State University. A former Guggenheim fellow, Wallace Stegner fellow, John L’Heureux fellow, and NEA fellow, he is currently a Professor at the University of Warwick in England and Honorary Professor at the University of Franche-Comté in France.
This reading was recorded at The Warehouse, Tallahassee, Florida, on March 31, 2015.