Ethan Canin reads from his new novel 'A Doubter’s Almanac'
Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016, 7 – 8:30 p.m.
Ethan Canin reads from his new novel 'A Doubter’s Almanac'
WhereCentral Library
Room LocationLevel 1 - Microsoft Auditorium
AudienceAdults
LanguageEnglish
Summary“A Doubter’s Almanac” explores the nature of genius, rivalry, ambition and love in multiple generations of a gifted family in the latest novel from bestselling author Ethan Canin.
Description“A nuanced, heartbreaking portrait of a tortured mathematician . . . Canin, in translucent prose, elucidates the way a mathematician sees the world and humanity’s own insignificance within it. A harrowing, poignant read about the blessing and curse of genius.” -- Booklist (starred review)

Ethan Canin is the author of seven books, including the story collections "Emperor of the Air "and "The Palace Thief" and the novels "For Kings and Planets, " "Carry Me Across the Water," and" America America."
NotesLibrary events and programs are free and open to the public. Tickets and reservations are not required. Parking is available in the Central Library garage for $6 after 5 p.m. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m.

This event is supported by The Seattle Public Library Foundation, author series sponsor Gary Kunis, and media sponsor The Seattle Times and presented in partnership with The Elliott Bay Book Co. Books will be available for purchase and signing.
PodcastThis event will be recorded for podcast.
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