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Visiting Writers Series

October 16 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

The Dr. Carl Calendar Visiting Writers Series presents a reading and discussion with novelist Hernán Díaz

When: October 16, Tues., 7pm
Where: Lincroft campus, Student life Center, Navesink III

Who: Pulitzer Prize Finalist and novelist Hernán Díaz was born in Argentina and left for Sweden aboard a freighter ship with his family when he was two years old, escaping the military junta that had just seized power. In his novel, In the Distance, a Swedish immigrant traverses the western expanse of nineteenth-century America on his way to New York to find his brother. A finalist for the Pulitzer Prize, it is a “gorgeously written novel that charts one man’s growth from boyhood to mythic status as he journeys between continents and the extremes of the human condition.” —Pulitzer Prizes

This is a long established literary reading series with six events over the academic year. Open to the public, free of charge. Authors read from and discuss their work. Followed by a Q&A and book signing. Refreshments are provided.

 

Details

Date:
October 16
Time:
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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Organizer

Student Life & Activities
Phone:
732-224-2788
Email:
studentlife@brookdalecc.edu
Website:
https://www.brookdalecc.edu/student-life-activities/

Venue

Warner Student Life Center, Navesink III