Elizabeth Hardwick

Elizabeth  Hardwick

Elizabeth Hardwick (1915-2007), a literary critic, novelist, and one of the founders of The New York Review of Books, was a literary critic, novelist, and one of the founding members of The New York Review of Books. Sleepless Nights and two additional novels, as well as a biography of Herman Melville and four collections of essays, including Seduction and Betrayal, a study of women in literature, are among her works.