BABEL Tickets: George Saunders (04.18.2019)

Free!

Single event tickets are good for one BABEL event at Kleinhans for the 2018–2019 season.

  • VIP Patron Tickets include preferred seating and access to a pre-event catered reception at Kleinhans, attended by the author of the evening.
  • After each event, all ticket holders enjoy an interview-style Q&A moderated by Artistic Director Barbara Cole, and may have their books signed by the author.

To purchase tickets for groups of 8 or more people, please call (716) 832-5400.

Tickets purchased online less than 7 days from the event will automatically be held at “Will Call.”

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    Please enter the last four (4) digits of your Buffalo or Erie County Public Library card.

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You can also purchase single BABEL event tickets:

  • By phone at (716) 832-5400
  • In person at Just Buffalo Literary Center, 468 Washington Street, 2nd floor
  • At the door of each event, Kleinhans Music Hall, beginning at 7:00 p.m.

George Saunders (04.18.2019)

GEORGE SAUNDERS is the author of nine books, including the novel Lincoln in the Bardo, which won the Man Booker Prize, and the story collections Pastoralia and Tenth of December, which was a finalist for the National Book Award. He has received fellowships from the Lannan Foundation, the American Academy of Arts and Letters, and the Guggenheim Foundation. In 2006 he was awarded a MacArthur Fellowship. In 2013 he was awarded the PEN/Malamud Award for Excellence in Short Fiction and was included in Time’s list of the one hundred most influential people in the world. He teaches in the creative writing program at Syracuse University. (Photograph of George Saunders © Chloe Aftel)