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One Book Villanova: Author's Visit & Book Signing



When:

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014, at 1:30 PM

Where:

Speakers' Corner

Event Description:

Please join us in Speakers’ Corner of Falvey Memorial Library on Tuesday, Jan. 28 at 1:30 p.m. as the University’s One Book Villanova author, Susan Nussbaum, visits us for a book signing. Her book, Good Kings, Bad Kings, was chosen to be the 2013-2014 One Book Villanova selection for the University community.

Good Kings, Bad Kings is a novel told from the perspectives of several characters who either work or live in an institution for young adults with disabilities in Chicago. Readers follow the characters as they deal with the hardships of institutional life and experience personal triumphs and tribulations.

Following the book signing, Nussbaum will participate in various other activities throughout the day, including the following (which are tentative):


2:30-3:30 p.m.—private group discussion with students in Falvey’s Speakers’ Corner
6:00-7:00 p.m.—community dinner in Dougherty Hall Dining Room
7:00-7:30 p.m.—entertainment by Mark Bookman in Connelly Center’s Villanova Room
7:30-9:00 p.m.—community talk & book signing in  Connelly Center’s Villanova Room

The event, co-sponsored by the One Book Villanova Committee and Falvey Memorial Library, is free and open to the public.

Upcoming Events:

Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 at 9:30 AM in First Floor Lounge
 
Thursday, August 21st, 2014 at 10:30 AM in Speakers' Corner
 
Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 6:00 PM in Room 205
 

 


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