March 24, 2012 | 2:00 pm
Sherrill Library, Brattle Campus
Augusten Burroughs, author of Running With Scissors, is the keynote speaker for Lesley University’s second annual Literary Arts Festival. A prolific author, Burroughs has written multiple novels and memoirs, two of which have been made into feature films. He has also been a frequent magazine contributor and regular commentator on NPR’s “Morning Edition.” His new book This Is How will be released May 8, 2012. Join us for this exciting lecture, followed by a question and answer session and book signing.
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Lesley University is committed to active learning, scholarly research, critical inquiry, and diverse forms of artistic practice through close mentoring relationships among students, faculty, and practitioners in the field. Lesley prepares graduates with the knowledge, skill, understanding, and ethical judgment to be catalysts who shape a more just, humane, and sustainable world.