Author: Siri Hustvedt

Book Review: The Blazing World by Siri Hustvedt

Posted March 29, 2014 in Reviews / 14 Comments
Book Review: The Blazing World by Siri Hustvedt

After years of struggling in the New York art world, seeing her work dismissed or ignored, Harriet “Harry” Burden is full of rage. She is tired of being sidelined, viewed not as an artist in her own right, but merely as the wife of her famous art-dealing husband. In middle age, she decides to create her most ambitious work yet — a work that will reveal both her own genius and the prejudices of the art world. For her grand […]