St. Francis College and BookCourt present:
Margaret Atwood in Conversation with Buzzfeed Books' Isaac Fitzgerald.
Margaret Atwood, (The Handmaid's Tale, Oryx and Crake) comes to St. Francis College to share her new novel, The Heart Goes Last on Friday, October 9 at 7:00pm in the College's Founders Hall.
Tickets are Free, first come first served, so get there early to make sure you get a seat.
Line starts 5pm
Open doors 6
Show starts 7pm
Margaret Atwood is the author of more than forty volumes of poetry, children’s literature, fiction, and non-fiction, but is best known for her novels, which include The Edible Woman (1969), The Handmaid’s Tale (1985), The Robber Bride (1994), Alias Grace (1996), and The Blind Assassin, which won the prestigious Booker Prize in 2000. Her latest work is a book of short stories called Stone Mattress: Nine Tales (2014). Her newest novel, MaddAddam (2013), is the final volume in a three-book series that began with the Man-Booker prize-nominated Oryx and Crake (2003) and continued with The Year of the Flood (2009). The Tent (mini-fictions) and Moral Disorder (short fiction) both appeared in 2006. Her most recent volume of poetry, The Door, was published in 2007. In Other Worlds: SF and the Human Imagination, a collection of non-fiction essays appeared in 2011. Her non-fiction book, Payback: Debt and the Shadow Side of Wealth was adapted for the screen in 2012. Ms. Atwood’s work has been published in more than forty languages, including Farsi, Japanese, Turkish, Finnish, Korean, Icelandic and Estonian.
Isaac Fitzgerald is the editor at Buzzfeed Books and the co-founder of Pen & Ink.