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An Evening with the Authors - APL

  • Presented By: Albany Public Library Location: Albany Public Library 161 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12210 Albany, NY 12210
  • Dates: May 30, 2019
  • Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
  • Price: $25
  • Overview

    An Evening with the Authors is the first of several events this summer celebrating our 2018 Literary Legends -- Peter Golden, Lyn Lifshin, and Dan Wilcox.

    A wine-and-dessert reception begins at 6:00pm, followed by a special toast at 6:30pm. (Tea and coffee will be available as well.) Following the toast, our Literary Legends Peter Golden and Dan Wilcox will read from their work and answer audience questions. (Note: Lyn Lifshin will not be in attendance on May 30th. APL Foundation will host two events for Ms. Lifshin on June 13 and June 14.)

    This event is a fundraiser for the Albany Public Library Foundation.
    Tickets are $25 and are available online and will be available at all branches after April 30th.

    About the Authors:
    Peter Golden is a novelist, historian, and award-winning journalist who lives in Guilderland, NY. He has interviewed world leaders including Richard Nixon, Shimon Peres, and Mikhail Gorbachev. He has written many biographies and novels, most recently Nothing is Forgotten, a thriller about the connection between the Holocaust and the Cold War, published in Spring 2018. Peter Golden was born in Newark, New Jersey and studied at SUNY- University at Albany.

    Dan Wilcox is a poet and activist living in Albany, NY. He is a tireless champion of the Albany poetry community, hosting several open mics and photographing thousands of poetry readings. He studied English and Classics at Fordham University and SUNY- University at Albany.