Elizabeth Hardwick is the author of three collections of essays, Bartleby in Manhattan, A View of My Own, and Seduction and Betrayal, which was nominated for the National Book Award. Her novel Sleepless Nights was nominated for the National Book Critics Circle Award. She received the Lifetime Achievement Citation from the National Book Critics Circle and the Gold Medal for Belles-Lettres and Criticism from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. She passed away December 2, 2007.
About Karen White
Karen White is an actress on stage, film, television, and commercials and has worked in Los Angeles, New York, and Boston. She is also a voice coach, and has taught voice and acting at Brandeis University and Emerson College. Favorite books she’s narrated for BOT include The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd, the Miss Julia series by Ann B. Ross and the Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle series for Listening Library.