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Susan Choi

Biography

Susan Choi

The daughter of a Korean father and a Russian-Jewish mother, Susan Choi was born in Indiana and raised in Texas. She holds an undergraduate degree from Yale and an M.F.A. from Cornell. She is the author of three novels: THE FOREIGN STUDENT, winner of the Asian-American Literary Award; AMERICAN WOMAN, a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize; and A PERSON OF INTEREST. She teaches at Princeton and lives in Brooklyn.

Susan Choi

Books by Susan Choi

by Susan Choi - Fiction

Regina Gottlieb had been warned about Professor Nicholas Brodeur long before arriving as a graduate student at his prestigious university. He is said to lie in the dark in his office while undergraduate women read couplets to him. He is condemned on the walls of the women’s restroom, and enjoys films by Roman Polanski. But no one has warned Regina about his exceptional physical beauty --- or his charismatic, volatile wife.