October
8

October 8

This event has taken place

The Spells She Casts:

Alice Hoffman

in Conversation with

Judith Light

In the course of her storied career, bestselling author Alice Hoffman has explored the nooks and crannies of women’s search for identities — in modern times, as far back as the last days of Masada and in the supernatural world she blends seamlessly into reality. Thirty novels, three collections of short fiction, eight books for young adults, the New York Times bestseller list, Oprah’s Book Club, Hollywood screens . . . her success makes her one of America’s most distinguished writers.

This fall, Hoffman will release two books, a deft juxtaposition of her penchant for realism and her fondness for its magical variant. She will join us to discuss the paperback release of her New York Times bestseller The World That We Knew, her dazzling magical realistic paean to the power of grit, resistance and bottomless love in Berlin on the brink of the Holocaust, and Magic Lessons, the prequel to her Magic series, set during the Salem witchcraft trials, where the Owens bloodline and curse begins.

In conversation with actor, producer and activist Judith Light, winner of multiple Tony, Emmy and Golden Globe awards.

Thursday, October 8
 | 
6:30 pm
 | 
$30
$30

Price includes a copy of Magic Lessons, shipped free.
A virtual event

Please note: the email address used to purchase tickets will be the only email address that can be used to access the virtual program. For multiple tickets, please enter the name and email address for each attendee in the ATTENDEE section. (Note: each email address can only be used to access the virtual program once. Links cannot be shared with others as they are user specific.)

Go to Looped at the time of the event and enter your email (once purchased).

We are happy to offer these webinars free of charge in these challenging times and hope you enjoy them. Any contribution to support our efforts is appreciated.

This event has taken place

Thursday, October 8
 | 
6:30 pm
$30
$30

In the course of her storied career, bestselling author Alice Hoffman has explored the nooks and crannies of women’s search for identities — in modern times, as far back as the last days of Masada and in the supernatural world she blends seamlessly into reality. Thirty novels, three collections of short fiction, eight books for young adults, the New York Times bestseller list, Oprah’s Book Club, Hollywood screens . . . her success makes her one of America’s most distinguished writers.

This fall, Hoffman will release two books, a deft juxtaposition of her penchant for realism and her fondness for its magical variant. She will join us to discuss the paperback release of her New York Times bestseller The World That We Knew, her dazzling magical realistic paean to the power of grit, resistance and bottomless love in Berlin on the brink of the Holocaust, and Magic Lessons, the prequel to her Magic series, set during the Salem witchcraft trials, where the Owens bloodline and curse begins.

In conversation with actor, producer and activist Judith Light, winner of multiple Tony, Emmy and Golden Globe awards.

This event has taken place

Price includes a copy of Magic Lessons, shipped free.
A virtual event

Please note: the email address used to purchase tickets will be the only email address that can be used to access the virtual program. For multiple tickets, please enter the name and email address for each attendee in the ATTENDEE section. (Note: each email address can only be used to access the virtual program once. Links cannot be shared with others as they are user specific.)

Go to Looped at the time of the event and enter your email (once purchased).

We are happy to offer these webinars free of charge in these challenging times and hope you enjoy them. Any contribution to support our efforts is appreciated.

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