Wednesday, July 11, 6 p.m.
at The Marquis Theatre, Middlebury
The Great Believers author Rebecca Makkai in conversation with Stephen Kiernan.
Makkai, a graduate of Bread Loaf School of English, has taught at Iowa Writers' Workshop and Northwestern University. She'll discuss her third novel, The Great Believers, a dazzling new tale of friendship and redemption in the face of tragedy and loss during and after the AIDS crisis in 1980's Chicago, with Kiernan, a Middlebury College and Iowa Writers' Workshop alumnus, novelist, and award-winning journalist who has written extensively on health care.
Event co-sponsored by The Vermont Book Shop and Pride Center of Vermont.
Books, food & drink will be available for purchase. A portion of proceeds will benefit the Pride Center of VT's Health & Wellness program.