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Lit Chat with Larry Tye

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2020-08-19 13:00:00 2020-08-19 14:00:00 America/New_York Lit Chat with Larry Tye Virtual Branch

Wednesday, August 19
1:00pm - 2:00pm

Add to Calendar 2020-08-19 13:00:00 2020-08-19 14:00:00 America/New_York Lit Chat with Larry Tye Take your nose out of that book and geek out with your favorite authors or discover someone new to make your bookstack sing! There are tons of authors right in your own neighborhood writing everything from current events to mysteries to sci-fi and fantasy to the great American novel. Spend time with them as they talk about their latest work, what their writing process is, and join in Q&A to get to know them better. Virtual Branch

Take your nose out of that book and geek out with your favorite authors or discover someone new to make your bookstack sing! There are tons of authors right in your own neighborhood writing everything from current events to mysteries to sci-fi and fantasy to the great American novel. Spend time with them as they talk about their latest work, what their writing process is, and join in Q&A to get to know them better.

Michael Binder, Associate Professor of Political Science talks with author Larry Tye about his new book Demagogue: The Life and Long Shadow of Senator Joe McCarthy. This book is the definitive biography of the most dangerous demagogue in American history, based on first-ever review of McCarthy's personal and professional papers, medical and military records, and recently unsealed transcripts of his closed-door Congressional hearings.

About the author, Larry Tye is the best selling author of Bobby Kennedy, and Satchel, as well as Superman and Rising from the Rails. Previously an award-winning reporter and national writer at the Boston Globe and a Nieman fellow at Harvard University. 

The facilitator is Michael Binder, Associate Professor of Political Science and the Faculty Director of the Public Opinion Research Lab at UNF.

Registration is required for this event, and must be completed two hours prior to the start time. A library card is required for registration. If you do not have a card, click here to obtain a card.

A link to the Zoom meeting room will be sent 1 hour prior to the event. Your Zoom name must match your registration name for you to be admitted to the program. 

Pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act, accommodations for persons with disabilities are available upon request. Please allow 1–2 business days to process. Last-minute requests will be accepted, but may not be possible to fulfill. Please ask for the Special Needs Library at 255-2665 or email JPLTBSpecialNeeds@coj.net.

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