BOOK: To Kill A Mockingbird 50th Anniversary

Tonight (4/28) @ 8PM at Symphony Space:

Authors and actors including Stephen Colbert, Libba Bray (award winning young-adult novelist Going Bovine, winner of 2010 Printz Award), Oskar Eustis (Artistic Director at The Public Theater), Kurt Andersen (novelist and Studio 360 Host), Jayne Anne Phillips (novelist and National Book Award finalist Lark & Termite), filmmaker Mary McDonagh Murphy (author of the upcoming book Scout, Atticus, and Boo), and others pay tribute to the Pulitzer prize-winning classic novel about racial injustice and loss of innocence in a small Southern town. One of the most taught — and frequently challenged — books of the last 50 years, the book was voted the best novel of the twentieth century by librarians. The evening will include readings, discussion an audience Q&A. (source)

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