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"Man of Mystery: Walter Mosley"
10 ratings
4.9 average rating
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13 events
11 reviews
8 stars
attended Oct 07 2013

This was a special evening. Mr Mosley was very personable and share interesting tidbits of his life and how he chooses his characters and topics.

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Marcia Taylor
8 events
5 reviews
1 stars
attended Oct 07 2013

I always enjoy Mr Mosley's readings and world views. The event was relaxed and enjoyable. There seemed to be a little more tongue-in-cheek conversation on whether or not he was indeed a 'Jewish writer'. Too funny. Well it was a Jewish literary...continued

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22 events
3 reviews
2 stars
attended Oct 07 2013

Walter Mosley was honest, refreshing and brilliant. I liked the way he answered/handled the audience's questions--even when they were insulting, like the woman who asked how we'd know that he is a "Jewish writer!" I wish he had spent more time...continued

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“Mosley returns here to doing what he does best: setting the pain and pleasure of individual lives, lived mostly in L.A.’s black community, within an instantly recognizable historical moment and allowing the two to feed off one another. … [A] major event for crime-fiction fans.”* —Bill Ott, Booklist *

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