Thursday, June 21st @ 8:00pm
John Irving In Person!
Live Talks LA: An Evening with John Irving
Presented by Live Talks Los Angeles and Co-Presenting Media Sponsors KPCC and KCET
John Irving published his first novel, 'Setting Free the Bears,' in 1968. He has been nominated for a National Book Award three times-winning once, in 1980, for the novel 'The World According to Garp.' He also received an O. Henry Award, in 1981, for the short story “Interior Space.” In 1992, Mr. Irving was inducted into the National Wrestling Hall of Fame in Stillwater, Oklahoma. In 2000, he won the Oscar for Best Adapted Screenplay for THE CIDER HOUSE RULES - a film with seven Academy Award nominations. In 2001, he was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Letters. John Irving will appear to discuss 'In One Person,' his thirteenth novel.
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