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Douglas Cowie discusses: American literary legend Nelson Algren

Wednesday 10th May 19:00 - 20:30 at London - Piccadilly

Myriad and Waterstones Piccadilly are co-hosting a special evening celebrating the lasting influence of American author, Nelson Algren, whose passionate affair with French feminist Simone de Beauvoir is the subject of Douglas Cowie’s novel, Noon in Paris, Eight in Chicago.

Douglas Cowie will be in conversation with Richard Naiff, followed by an exclusive screening of the acclaimed documentary of Algren’s work, ‘Nelson Algren: The End is Nothing, the Road is All’, featuring Kurt Vonnegut, Studs Terkel and Paul Buhle.

Tickets cost £5 and are redeemable against a signed copy of Noon in Paris, Eight in Chicago and a glass of wine. Tickets are available online, in-store or by contacting 02078512400. Any questions or queries please contact events.piccadilly@waterstones.com.

London - Piccadilly Waterstones, London - Piccadilly
Wednesday 10th May 19:00 - 20:30

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