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(Virtual) An Evening with Rebecca Makkai

January 26 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Free

The Galena Lit Fest presents 2019 Pulitzer Prize finalist Rebecca Makkai discussing her book “The Great Believers” and her journey to becoming an author.

Rebecca Makkai is the Chicago-based author of the novels “The Great Believers,” “The Hundred-Year House” and “The Borrower,” as well as the short story collection “Music for Wartime.” “The Great Believers” was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award, and received the ALA Carnegie Medal and the LA Times Book Prize, among other honors. Makkai is on the MFA faculties of Sierra Nevada College and Northwestern University, and she is artistic director of StoryStudio Chicago.

Registration for this event is free at https://www.eventbrite.com/o/galena-public-library-district-11757079464. This program will take place on Zoom. Registrants will receive an email with the link to join the meeting from distlerl@galenalibrary.org three days before the event.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Galena Public Library Inc., the Galena Public Library and private donors. For more information, contact (815) 777-0200 or distlerl@galenalibrary.org.

Details

Date:
January 26
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/o/galena-public-library-district-11757079464

Organizer

Galena Public Library
Phone:
815-777-0200
Email:
distlerl@galenalibrary.org
Website:
http://www.galenalibrary.org