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Literary Evening series at Carnegie Music Hall to feature Moss, Grafton

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By Bob Karlovits

Published: Tuesday, April 9, 2013, 9:00 p.m.

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Michael Moss will open the 2013-14 Ten Literary Evening series, which also will feature mystery writer Sue Grafton.

Moss, author of “Salt, Sugar, Fat: How the Food Giants Hooked Us,” will open the series Sept. 23 at Carnegie Music Hall in Oakland and will be followed Oct. 7 by Grafton, who writes the popular Alphabet Series mysteries.

Other featured authors are:

Humorist Ian Frazier, Oct. 21; biographer and historian David Nasaw, who's written about Joe Kenney and Andrew Carnegie, Nov. 4; Amy Tan, author of “The Joy Luck Club,” Nov. 25; and short story writer and essayist George Saunders, Dec. 9.

Also, Ayelet Waldman, author of essays as well as a mystery series, Jan. 27; New York Times White House correspondent Helene Cooper, Feb. 10; fiction writer and educator Colum McCann, March 10; and Guggenheim Fellowship-winning novelist Ann Patchett, author of “State of Wonder” and “Run,” April 7.

Subscriptions are on sale now and single tickets will be available June 3. Prices start at $15 or $10 for students. Details: 412-622-8866 or www. pittsburghlectures.org.

— Bob Karlovits

 

 
 


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