Author Reading: Katherine Don, REAL COURAGE: The Story of Harper Lee

Please join us for a reading and Q&A with Katherine Don, author of Real Courage: The Story of Harper Lee, a young adult reader (YA) biography of Harper Lee. Katherine will talk about Harper Lee's legacy, the controversy over her second book, Scout as a hero for women and girls, and the enduring impact of To Kill a Mockingbird on American culture and politics. Katherine Don is a Chicago-based journalist, author, and freelance book editor whose writing has appeared at Salon, The Huffington Post, The Atlantic online, Bustle, and other media outlets. She is the author or co-author of eight nonfiction books, and her first screenplay, a short film that she co-wrote with a friend, was the first-place winner in the screenwriting category at the 2014 Los Angeles Movie Awards.

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Thursday, March 31, 2016 - 7:30pm
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