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Tuesday, October 12, 2010 7:00 PM
Mark Taper Auditorium-Central Library
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Tue, Oct 12, 7:00 PM [ALOUD]
Michael Cunningham

By Nightfall

In conversation with Tony Valenzuela, Director, Lambda Literary Foundation

Set among the mid-forties denizens of Manhattan’s SoHo-the new novel by the Pulitzer-Prize winning author of The Hours takes a deep look at the meaning of beauty and the place of love in our lives.

Michael Cunningham is the author of the novels A Home at the End of the World, Flesh and Blood, The Hours (winner of the Pen/Faulkner Award & Pulitzer Prize), and Specimen Days.


Tony Valenzuela is a longtime community activist and writer whose work has focused on LGBT civil rights, sexual liberation and gay men’s health.   He wrote, produced and performed his acclaimed one-man show, “The (Bad) Boy Next Door.”  He is a graduate of the MFA in Creative Writing program of the California Institute of the Arts. Currently he is Executive Director of the Lambda Literary Foundation. 




Directions/Parking:
Unless otherwise indicated, ALOUD programs take place at the Los Angeles Central Library's Mark Taper Auditorium, 630 W. Fifth Street, Los Angeles, CA 90071.