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  • A Tribute to Christopher Hitchens
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    A Tribute to Christopher Hitchens

    A tribute was held for author Christopher Hitchens, who died on December 15, 2011. Numerous speakers, including family, friends, and colleagues, spoke about their relationships and read…

  • Private Lives Discussion
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    Private Lives Discussion

    Moderated by Mr. Buford, authors discussed the difficulties that arise when writing a memoir, as well as the fine line between the memoir and the novel. They answered audience members' questions. Frank…

  • emExperience  A Memoirem
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    Experience: A Memoir

    Mr. Amis talked about his book Experience: A Memoir, published by Talk Miramax Books. The book recounts events from his own writing career, offers insight into the British literary scene,…

  • Masculinity in Modern Literature
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    Masculinity in Modern Literature

    After an introduction by Mr. Bellow Mr. Amis spoke about the concept of masculinity in modern literature, especially in the poetry of Philip Larkin and Robert Bly. He spoke about how the…