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The Converge Lecture Series presents George Saunders!, 2017 Man Booker Prize winner, who will speak at The Pinery.
The Converge Lecture Series presents George Saunders!
George Saunders is the author of a novel, four collections of short stories, a novella, and a book of essays. His long-awaited novel and most recent book, Lincoln in the Bardo, was published in 2017 and helped him earn the Man Booker Prize. Saunders’s collection, Tenth of December, was the winner of the 2014 Story Prize and the 2014 Folio Prize. The recipient of a 2006 MacArthur Foundation Genius grant, his work appears regularly in The New Yorker, GQ, and Harpers Magazine, and has appeared in the O’Henry, Best American Short Story, Best Non-Required Reading, and Best American Travel Writing anthologies. He is the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship and was named one of the 100 Most Influential People in the World by TIME Magazine in 2013.
General admission tickets are $40 and include a beverage and a ticket to the lecture.
Premier tickets are $100 and include a beverage, a ticket to the lecture, dessert, coffee, and a ticket to the space-limited Q&A with George Saunders.
Contact: (719) 210-3726
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