Philip Roth Lecture 2018

featuring Salman Rushdie

You are cordially invited to attend the Newark Public Library’s Philip Roth Lecture on Thursday, September 27, 2018, with guest lecturer, Salman Rushdie speaking on Philip Roth.

Thursday, September 27, 2108
Doors Open at 5:30pm
Program Begins at 6:30pm
Reception: 7:30pm

Main Library
Centennial Hall
5 Washington Street, Newark, NJ

The first 150 arrivals will be seated in Centennial Hall. Others will be seated in the 2nd Floor Reading Room, where the lecture will be simulcast. The lecture can also be viewed at the following branch locations:

North End Branch | 722 Summer Avenue, 07104 | 973.733.7766

Vailsburg Branch | 75 Alexander Street, 07106 | 973.733.7755

Van Buren Branch | 140 Van Buren Street, 07105 | 973.733.7750

Weequahic Branch | 355 Osborne Terrace, 07112 | 973.733.7751

Salman Rushdie is the author of 13 novels including Midnight’s Children, winner of the 1981 Booker Prize and Best of the Booker in 2008, The Satanic Verses, and most recently, The Golden House. He is also the author of a book of stories, East, West, and four works of non-fiction, including his memoir Joseph Anton.

In honor of Rushdie’s 2018 Philip Roth Lecture at the Newark Public Library on September 27, Audible is offering a free download of Midnight’s Children to all attendees.

The Philip Roth Lecture Committee
Adam Gopnik, journalist and staff writer at The New Yorker
Nicole Krauss, novelist
David Remnick, Editor in Chief of The New Yorker
Benjamin Taylor, author, most recently, of The Hue and Cry at Our House
Rosemary Steinbaum, NPL Board Representative
Jeffrey Trzeciak, Director, NPL

To Register click – Here

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