Boek&Meester#8: Interview with Paul Auster

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  • The American writer Paul Auster, author of among other works, The New York Trilogy, has after eight years published another, spectacular read: 4 3 2 1. He is our guest on 20th March.

    Interviewer: Ernest van der Kwast.

    Born two weeks too early on 3rd March 1947, Archibald Isaac Ferguson was the only child of Rose and Stanley Ferguson. He would later simultaneously pursue four different paths in his life, four different Archibalds made of the same DNA who would live four parallel but completely different lives. Each course would take a different direction, loves and friendships and intellectual interests would contrast with each other. A boy grows up, again and again. Each Archibald would fall in love with Amy Schneiderman, but their relationships would all be different. Readers will celebrate Archibald’s successes and empathise with the tragedies that overcome him.

    ‘Auster has the rare talent of drawing you into his stories and never letting you go.’ – Elsevier

    ‘A master storyteller.’ – The Washington Post

    To order tickets (EUR 10): https://boekenmeester.stager.nl/web/tickets/116452

    Boek & Meester is a monthly literature programme featuring a top national or international author. The core of Boek & Meester is an enthusiastic conversation but there are also readings and the opportunity to put your questions to the writer.

    Event in English. Doors open 7:30 pm, start 8 pm.
  • Date
    3/20/17
    Time
    8:30 PM - 10:30 PM
  • Where
    Netherlands Rotterdam Arminius Museumpark 3 3015 CB Rotterdam Map
  • Host
    Boek&Meester
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