Jeffrey Lent, 34th Annual ODU Literary Festival


Jeffrey Lent

Document Type

Featured Participant

Festival Date



Chandler Recital Hall

Author/Artist Bio

Jeffrey Lent was born in Vermont, grew up on dairy farms there and in western New York State, and lived for many years in North Carolina. His novel In the Fall was a national bestseller reprinted four times in its first month of publication, an was a New York Times Book Review Notable Book for 2000; his follow-up Lost Nation, was a summer reading pick of The Washington Post and USA Today. Both novels have been widely translated and are currently under film option. His third and most recent novel is A Peculiar Grace.


Lent read on Thursday, October 6th, 2012 at 12:30 p.m.

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