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2018 Events

June 6

In Conversation with "Call Me By Your Name" Author André Aciman

Best-selling author André Aciman discusses his critically acclaimed novel, "Call Me By Your Name." Set in Italy during the 1980s, the novel and film follow the coming-of-age love story of 17-year-old Elio and 24-year-old graduate student Oliver. Aciman will discuss the success of the book and the movie, the possibility of a sequel and reaction from readers. A book signing will follow the discussion.

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View the video of this event: Conversation with Author André Acima

June 7

Love, Becky: One-on-One with Author Becky Albertalli, writer of "Simon vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda," adapted to film as "Love, Simon"

Best-selling author Becky Albertalli talks about the impact of her young adult novel "Simon vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda" that was adapted to film as "Love, Simon." The story centers on Simon Spier, a gay teenage boy in high school who is forced to balance his friends, family and the blackmailer threatening to out him to the entire school, while simultaneously attempting to discover the identity of the anonymous classmate with whom he has fallen in love online. A book signing will follow the discussion.

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View the video of this event: Love, Becky: One-on-One with Author Becky Albertalli

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