Some of the best scenes from MAN OF THE YEAR take place in Marblehead. Come hear a personal recounting.
Reading from the book and doing a Q&A with Howie Gordon, Playgirl Magazine's Man of the Year 1979
Lou Cove reads from MAN OF THE YEAR and then joins a discussion led by TIME staff writer Joel Stein.
Reading, followed by Q&A with Joshua Foer, author of Moonwalking with Einstein, an international best seller published in 33 languages, is his first book. Josh is the co-founder of the online guide to the world’s wonders & curiosities, Atlas Obscura. He is also the co-founder of the design competition Sukkah City, a project produced by Reboot when Lou Cove was its executive director.
In conversation with Gayle Wald, a professor of English and American studies and chair of American studies at GWU. She is the author of three books, including Shout, Sister, Shout!, a biography of the trailblazing musician Sister Rosetta Tharpe, which was the basis of the PBS documentary Godmother of Rock and is the basis of a musical opening this summer at Pasadena Playhouse. She co-edits Bloomsbury’s popular 33 1/3 series of books about albums. Book signing to follow.
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