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Books

David Shields / How Literature Saved My Life

When

Wednesday Feb 13, 2013 (7:30–9pm)

Where

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The Booksmith (Venue Partner)

1644 Haight St

415.863.8688

Price

Free

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 David Shields, the author of thirteen previous books, including Reality Hunger (named one of the best books of 2010 by more than thirty publications), The Thing About Life Is That One Day You'll Be Dead (New York Times best seller), Black Planet (National Book Critics Circle Award finalist), and Remote (winner of the PEN/Revson Award). He has published essays and stories in dozens of periodicals, including The New York Times Magazine, Harper's, The Village Voice, The Yale Review, Salon, Slate, McSweeney's, and The Believer. His work has been translated into fifteen languages.