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New York Times Best Selling Author of Say You’re One of Them to Lecture at Loyola University of Chicago
Uwem Akpan, S.J., #1 New York Times best-selling author of Say You’re One of Them, the current Oprah’s Book Club selection, will visit Loyola University Chicago on Tuesday at 2:30 p.m., to discuss his book, the intersection of spirituality and art, and his life as a Jesuit priest and author. Father Akpan’s lecture, which will be preceded by a short reading from his book, is free and open to the public.
Father Akpan’s appearance at Loyola will take place one day after his participation in a live, in-depth discussion about his book with Oprah Winfrey that will be simulcast on www.oprah.com/index and CNN.com. Details of the event, which will take place on Monday, November 9, at 8 p.m. CST, can be found at oprah.com/bookclub.
Following Father Akpan’s public lecture, all attendees are invited to a reception in the lobby area located outside the Galvin Auditorium. For more information on Father Akpan or Say You’re One of Them, visit www.uwemakpan.com.
Tuesday, November 10, 2009
Galvin Auditorium, Sullivan Center for Student Services
Loyola University Chicago, Lake Shore Campus
1032 W. Sheridan Rd., Chicago, IL 60660