UCLA Spotlight

Novelist Mona Simpson

  • Published Sep 13, 2010 8:15 AM

English professor Mona Simpson says that her newest novel took 10 years to write because she kept thinking of new things to do to it. “I wanted to give people literary pleasure and to open doors onto new kinds of relationships, new kinds of unchronicled opportunities for love and generosity,” Simpson said.

Read UCLA author's latest novel: A young mother, her nanny and hard choices in UCLA Today.