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Author Russell Banks, in conversation with William Kennedy

Author Russell Banks, in conversation with William Kennedy
When: Tuesday, November 30, 2021
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where:
Campus Center Auditorium
B086
Campus Center West Addition
Cost: Free
Description: Russell Banks, major American fiction writer, will discuss his new novel, Foregone (2021), with NYS Writers Institute founder and Executive Director, William Kennedy. Foregone is the story of a Vietnam War draft evader turned filmmaker as he confronts his complicated past. The New Yorker said, “Banks carefully layers the strata of a life, showing that the past is always more ambiguous than we think.”
Topical Areas: College of Arts and Sciences, Undergraduate Education, Honors College, Lectures and Conferences, Book Signings by Author, Literary Events, NYS Writers Institute, Writers and Writing, Readings, Discussions, Student General Interest Events, Faculty and Staff Events, General Interest and Special Events