When: Mon., Oct. 10, 7:30 p.m. 2011
Internationally acclaimed author Jonathan Franzen is the speaker. Mr. Franzen’s most recent novel, Freedom, ranked #1 on The New York Times bestseller list, was selected as an Oprah’s Book Club Book, was chosen as one of the 10 Best Books of 2010 by The New York Times. In 2009, Mr. Franzen’s international bestseller, The Corrections, was named one of the 100 Best Books of the Decade by The Times (London), and was awarded the National Book Award. His highly regarded essays, short stories and political journalism have appeared in The New Yorker, The Best American Essays, The New York Times and The Guardian.