Lecture in language


Jessie Chaffee (USA)

Writer and editor

„I learned how important it is to cede control when I’m writing – to trust my instinct and my characters, and to allow the story to take me places I hadn’t planned on going.“

The author of the well-known novel Florence in Ecstasy takes literary work as a form of understanding the world around us.

To complete her novel debut, Florence in Ecstasy (2017), she won the prestigious Fulbright scholarship in the field of creative work, which enabled her to spend a year at the University More…

Meet Jessie Chaffee (USA)

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