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A Company of Authors

EVT 591
Apr 27
1:00—5:00 pm
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center
Status: No Registration Required
For the 16th consecutive year, an amazing group of Stanford writers will be discussing their recently published books. Each author will make a brief presentation and be available for conversation and book signing.

The authors who are scheduled to present include: Ari Y. Kelman (Shout to the Lord); Fiona J. Griffiths (Nuns’ Priests’ Tales); Joan Ramon Resina (Josep Pla); John L. Hennessy (Leading Matters); Daniel Mason (The Winter Soldier); Jennifer deVere Brody (co-editor of James Baldwin's Little Man, Little Man); David Como (Radical Parliamentarians and the English Civil War); Francis Fukuyama (Identity); James T. Campbell (Mississippi Witness); Karen Offen (Debating the Woman Question in the French Third Republic); Alexander Key (Language Between God and the Poets); Jonathan Gienapp (The Second Creation); Ana Raquel Minian (Undocumented Lives); Elena Danielson (Hoover Tower at Stanford University); Ge Wang (Artful Design); Albert Gelpi and Barbara Charlesworth Gelpi (Adrienne Rich: Selected Poems, 1950-2012 and Adrienne Rich’s Poetry and Prose); Rob Reich (Just Giving: Why Philanthropy Is Failing Democracy and How It Can Do Better); and Elisabeth de Waal's Milton Place, presented by Peter Stansky.

This program is hosted by Peter Stansky, Field Professor of History, Emeritus, Stanford. Drop in, or even better, indulge yourself by spending the entire afternoon in the company of these bright, entertaining, and stimulating writers. At the event, the Stanford Bookstore will sell books at a 10 percent discount, and authors will sign copies. Please note, the schedule and author list are subject to change. Light refreshments will be served.

This program is co-sponsored by Stanford Continuing Studies and the Stanford Humanities Center. Special thanks to the Stanford Bookstore.
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