Join Christian Wiman, in conversation with Commonweal Senior Editor Matthew Boudway, for a reading, interview, and Q&A in celebration of Wiman’s latest work, Zero at the Bone: Fifty Entries Against Despair.
Christian Wiman is the author, editor, and translator of more than a dozen books of poetry and prose, including two memoirs, My Bright Abyss: Meditation of a Modern Believer and He Held Radical Light: The Art of Faith, the Faith of Art; Every Riven Thing, winner of the Ambassador Book Award; Once in the West, a National Book Critics Circle Award finalist; and Survival Is a Style — all published by FSG. He teaches religion and literature at the Yale Institute of Sacred Music and at Yale Divinity School.

Matthew Boudway is Senior Editor at Commonweal. He grew up in Arizona and was educated at Yale, Oxford, and Boston University.  He has worked as a farmhand, a bookseller, and an English teacher in France, and has been at Commonweal since 2006.  He lives in Harlem.

Signed copies of Zero at the Bone will be available for purchase at the event.
LocationW83: 150 W 83rd Street, New York, NY 10024
DateDecember 12, 2023
Time6PM - 8PM

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