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Meet the Author: Christine Lahti

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Christine Lahti is an acclaimed director and stage, television, and film actress with a career that spans over forty years. She won an Oscar for her short film, Lieberman in Love; an Oscar nomination for Swing Shift; a Golden Globe Award for No Place Like Home; an Emmy Award and a Golden Globe Award for Chicago Hope; and an Obie Award for Little Murders. On Broadway, she starred in God of Carnage and The Heidi Chronicles, among many others. Her films include Running on Empty and Housekeeping. Her television shows include Jack and Bobby, Law & Order SVU, and The Blacklist. She lives in New York City and Los Angeles.

Books by Christine Lahti

True Stories from an Unreliable Eyewitness

A Feminist Coming of Age

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A collection of interrelated, deeply personal stories from Academy, Emmy, and Golden Globe Award-winning actor and director Chirstine Lahti, about childhood; early days as a second wave feminist/activist and struggling actor; and a woman working in Hollywood today that highlight her hard-won kick-ass attitude about embracing and celebrating imperfection.  More »