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Garrison Keillor: The Keillor Reader

May 19, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Stories, essays, poems, and personal reminiscences from the sage of Lake Wobegon.

When, at thirteen, he caught on as a sportswriter for the Anoka Herald, Garrison Keillor set out to become a professional writer, and so he has done—a storyteller, sometime comedian, essayist, newspaper columnist, screenwriter, poet. Now a single volume brings together the full range of his work: monologues from A Prairie Home Companion, stories from The New Yorker and The Atlantic, excerpts from novels, newspaper columns. With an extensive introduction and headnotes, photographs, and memorabilia, The Keillor Reader also presents pieces never before published, including the essays “Cheerfulness” and “What We Have Learned So Far.”

Details

Date:
May 19, 2014
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free

Venue

BookCourt
163 Court Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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