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Authors in Conversation: Christopher Buckley with Sam Tanenhaus

June 10, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Free

Novelist, essayist, humorist, critic, magazine editor and memoirist, Christopher Buckley, whose books have been translated into sixteen foreign languages will chat with former New York Times Book Review Editor Sam Tanenhaus about his latest novel, The Relic Master on Friday, June 10 at 7 p.m. at Centerbrook Architects’ office. Mr. Buckley has worked as a merchant seaman and White House speechwriter. He has written for many newspapers and magazines and has lectured in over 70 cities around the world. The Seattle Times has called Christopher Buckley “America’s greatest living political satirist.” Christian Science Monitor says Buckley “is the Nation’s best humor novelist.” Tom Wolfe says Buckley’s “one of the funniest writers in the English language.” He was awarded the Thurber Prize for American Humor and the Washington Irving Medal for Literary Excellence. Sam Tanenhaus is currently writing a biography of Christopher Buckley’s father, William F. Buckley, Jr.

Admission is free but seating is limited. Please call the Essex Library at 860 767-1560 to register or for more information.  Centerbrook Architects’ office is located at 67 Main St. in Centerbrook.

Details

Date:
June 10, 2016
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Organizer

Essex Library Association
Phone:
(860) 767-1560
Website:
http://www.youressexlibrary.org/

Venue

Center brook Architects’ Office
67 Main Street
Centerbrook, CT 06409 United States
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