05 Oct Virtual BABEL: Marilynne Robinson (03.18.2021) Categories: Official JB Events Timelines: 1a: Upcoming Events, 2: BABEL
Where: Online (via Crowdcast)
Dates: Thursday, March 18, 2021
Time: 8:00 p.m.
Join Just Buffalo for a BABEL like no other as we welcome Pulitzer Prize-winning author Marilynne Robinson for a virtual conversation with Artistic Director Barbara Cole. Robinson’s newest book is Jack, the fourth in her acclaimed series of novels including Gilead, Home, and Lila. She was awarded the National Humanities Medal in 2012 by President Barack Obama, who praised “her grace and intelligence in writing.”
This event will be streamed online via Crowdcast.
- Tickets go on sale Monday, October 5, 2020.
- Ticket buyers will receive a unique link to the virtual event, delivered to the buyer’s email address in advance.
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About the Author
(Photograph of Marilynne Robinson © Alex Soth – Magnum Photos)
About the Book
The 2004 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel
A New York Times Top Ten Book of 2004
Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction
A PBS Great American Read selection
In her Pulitzer-Prize winning novel, Gilead, Marilynne Robinson offers readers an intimate tale of three generations, from the Civil War to the 20th century: a story about fathers and sons and the spiritual battles that still rage at America’s heart. In the words of Kirkus, it is a novel “as big as a nation, as quiet as thought, and moving as prayer. Matchless and towering.” Gilead tells the story of America and will break your heart.