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Walter Mosley: Political Optimism in the Age of Trump

February 7 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Free

Novelist and social commentator Walter Mosley is the author of more than fifty books, from crime novels to political essays to science fiction, and is perhaps most well-known for his Easy Rawlins detective series. The first African-American to serve on the board of directors of the National Book Awards, Mosley has received an O’Henry Award, The Sundance Risktaker Award, a Grammy, and two NAACP Image Awards for Outstanding Literary Work. In 2016, he received the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Annual Edgar Awards, and was named the first African-American “Grand Master” by the Mystery Writers of America.

Details

Date:
February 7
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://calendar.ku.edu/?trumbaEmbed=view%3Devent%26eventid%3D336066270

Organizer

Hall Center for the Humanities
Website:
hallcenter.ku.edu

Venue

Ballroom, Kansas Union
1301 Jayhawk Blvd
Lawrence, KS 66045 United States
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Phone:
785-864-4651
Website:
union@ku.edu