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Author! Author! – Governor Deval Patrick

The 2013 Summer Season will see the return of Author! Author! series of talks with bestselling and award-winning authors. Author! Author! showcases authors both local and national, covering a wide array of literary expertise. These lively and informal discussions are sure to entertain and enlighten. Tasty, light breakfast items are available at Josie’s Place before and after discussions, and book signings with the authors always follow the discussion! $15 general admission.

JULY 14
Sol Schwartz
(Drawing in the Dark, Drawing Music, Connections in Line)
Kevin Sprague (Imagining Shakespeare)

JULY 21
Elisabeth Gitter 
(The Imprisoned Guest: Samuel Howe and Laura Bridgman, The Original Deaf-Blind Girl)

JULY 28
Honorable Deval Patrick, Massachusetts Governor 
(A Reason to Believe: Lessons in an Improbable Life) and Mrs. Diane Patrick

AUGUST 4
Dr. Carol Gilligan 
(Pearl; In a Different Voice; The Birth of Pleasure)
and son Jonathan Gilligan (Pearl)

AUGUST 11
David Black
 (The Extinction Event, Like Father, The King of Fifth Avenue, Murder at the Met)

AUGUST 18
Olympia Dukakis
 (Ask Me Again Tomorrow: A Life in Progress, Mother Courage)

AUGUST 25
Letty Cottin Pogrebin 
(HOW TO BE A FRIEND TO A FRIEND WHO’S SICK)

SEPTEMBER 1
CANCELLED due to scheduling conflicts
Terry Teachout 
(Satchmo at the Waldorf, Pops: A Life of Louis Armstrong, Duke: A Life of Duke Ellington, All in the Dances: A Brief Life of George Balanchine, The Skeptic: A Life of H.L. Mencken)