Friends of the Institute

A Conversation with Pia de Jong

Pia de Jong, Columnist and Novelist
January 30, 2015
This special Friends Event will feature the novelist and
columnist Pia de Jong, who will be reading from her most recent
work and discussing her life as a writer in the United States.
Since moving to Princeton with her family in 2012, Pia de Jong
has written a popular weekly column for the leading Amsterdam
daily newspaper, NRC Handelsblad, about her life in the U.S.
In the literary tradition of European writers visiting America
that includes Alexis de Tocqueville, Isabella Bird, and Alistair