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AMOR TOWLES In Conversation with Michael Krasny

June 4 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

$29

AMOR TOWLES

Tuesday, June 4, 2019, 7:30 pm
Venue: Sydney Goldstein Theater

Series: Special Events

Amor Towles is the author of Rules of Civility and A Gentleman in Moscow, which have been translated into over fifteen languages. Garnering attention from nearly every literary outlet, A Gentleman in Moscow is now being adapted into a miniseries, directed by Tom Harper and produced by and starring Kenneth Branagh. In September 2018, Towles published A Whimsy of the World, a short story about a young American woman who flees home to jaunt through Europe, in Vogue and GQ. His forthcoming novel, which is set in the 1950s and follows three 18-year-old boys driving across America, is in early stages.
Michael Krasny is a Professor of English and American Literature and author of the books Off Mike: A Memoir of Talk Radio and Literary Life, Let There Be Laughter, and Spiritual Envy: An Agnostic’s Search. Since 1993, he has been the host of Forum, a news and public affairs interview program produced at KQED Radio.

Details

Date:
June 4
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost:
$29
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.cityarts.net/event/amor-towles/

Organizer

City Arts & Lectures
Phone:
415-563-2463
Website:
http://www.cityarts.net/

Venue

Sydney Goldstein Theater
275 Hayes St
San Francisco, CA 94102 United States
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Website:
https://www.cityarts.net/sydney-goldstein-theater//