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CLA Presents: Reed 152 Launch Party feat. Jonathan Franzen
Start Date: 8/11/2019Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Date: 8/11/2019End Time: 10:00 PM

Event Description:
On Friday, September 20th, the Center for Literary Arts will host the launch of Reed Magazine: Issue 152. The event will include a reading by some of the award-winning contributors to magazine and culminate in a talk by National Book Award winner Jonathan Franzen, author of The End of the End of the Earth. This event begins at 7 PM. Hammer Lobby doors will open at 6 PM.

Jonathan Franzen is the author of five novels, including Freedom and The Corrections, and five works of nonfiction and translation, including The Kraus Project and Farther Away, all published by FSG. He is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters, the German Akademie der Künste, and the French Ordre des Arts et des Lettres.

VIP Reception
Following the reading, VIP ticket-holders are invited to join us on the rooftop Terrace of the Hammer Theatre for a special reception, book-sale, and signing with Jonathan Franzen. Live jazz, courtesy of SJSU's Latin Jazz Band, refreshments and cash bar will be provided. Tickets are $10 for general admission and $5 for students.
Location Information:
SJSU Off-Campus Facilities
Contact Information:
Name: Selena Anderson, Director, Center for Literary Arts
Phone: (408) 924-4449
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