Jordy Rosenberg

Jordy Rosenberg

Author | Confessions of the Fox

Jordy Rosenberg is the author of Confessions of the Fox, a New York Times Editor’s Choice selection that was longlisted for the Center for Fiction First Novel Prize. He is a professor of eighteenth-century literature, gender and sexuality studies, and critical theory at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst.

It’s Not Just Sex: Developing Intimate Relationships on the Page

Maroney Theater, 7th floor

There’s nothing simple about intimacy. It’s complex and nuanced. It isn’t surprising that writers often struggle to capture close relationships on the page. But, as these panelists know, it’s worth sticking with it. Intimacy can transform a scene, so that every gesture, glance, or line of dialogue is charged with excitement, yearning, or doubt. And […]