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attended May 10 2011

My husband has loved reading his books and enjoyed the presentation. Many thanks from me for the captioning, as I had trouble understanding him at times.

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Website

http://www.lectures.org/season/literary_arts_series.php?id=270

Quotes & Highlights

Read Ford’s 2008 story “Leaving for Kenosha” in The New Yorker.

Description

Richard Ford is the Pulitzer Prize- and PEN/Faulkner Award-winning author of Independence Day, the second book in his trilogy of Frank Bascombe novels, and a winner of the Rea Award for the Short Story for outstanding achievement in that genre.

Selected Work

The Lay of the Land (2006)

_Independence Day _(1995)

Rock Springs (short stories, 1987)

_The Sportswriter _(1986)

About the Ticket Supplier: Seattle Arts & Lectures

In addition to presenting the foremost fiction and nonfiction writers, Seattle Arts & Lectures' events and courses illuminate arts, culture, and a world of ideas.