National Book Award Winner Tim O’Brien will be here Thursday April 21st!
O’Brien will read from his famous “novel” The Things They Carried. Come hear him speak at 12:30 in Reinsch Auditorium. A reception and book signing will follow in the Lee Reception Room.
“The Things They Carried is as good as any piece of literature can get.” – Chicago Sun-Times
“These stories shine in a strange and opposite direction, moving against the flow, illuminating life’s wonder, life’s tenuousness, life’s importance.” – Dallas Morning News
“Rendered with an evocative, quiet precision, not equaled in the imaginative literature of the American war in Vietnam.” – Washington Post