Event Title

Harvey Pekar: A Literary, Library Life

Presenter Information

Heights Library

Location

Heights Library, 2345 Lee Road, Cleveland Heights

Event Website

http://www.heightslibrary.org/

Start Date

10-14-2012 2:00 PM

End Date

10-14-2012 3:30 PM

Cost to Attend

Free

Pre-registration required?

No

Contact Information (for registration)

For more information, call Heights Library at 216-932-3600 x 2

Event Type

Lecture, Other

Description

The Heights Library was the home-away-from-home for author and graphic novelist Harvey Pekar. We'll honor his body of work and his connection with the library with a Literary Landmark plaque and statue dedication ceremony, followed by a presentation from artist JT Waldman. Waldman will share stories, both personal and professional, about working with Pekar at the Lee Road branch to research their collaborative work, Not the Israel My Parents Promised Me. Copies of the book will be for sale. Presented in partnership with Friends of the Heights Libraries.

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Oct 14th, 2:00 PM Oct 14th, 3:30 PM

Harvey Pekar: A Literary, Library Life

Heights Library, 2345 Lee Road, Cleveland Heights

The Heights Library was the home-away-from-home for author and graphic novelist Harvey Pekar. We'll honor his body of work and his connection with the library with a Literary Landmark plaque and statue dedication ceremony, followed by a presentation from artist JT Waldman. Waldman will share stories, both personal and professional, about working with Pekar at the Lee Road branch to research their collaborative work, Not the Israel My Parents Promised Me. Copies of the book will be for sale. Presented in partnership with Friends of the Heights Libraries.

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