Humanities Event

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Friday, May 31, 2019 7:00 PM9:30 PM
Authors Rebecca Makkai and Christopher Castellani will discuss their latest novels, both capturing pivotal historical moments in gay history. Makkai's "The Great Believers," is about friendship and redemption in 1980's Chicago at the height of the AIDS epidemic. Castellani's "Leading Men," a historical novel inspired by the romance between Tennessee Williams and Frank Merlo, is set in 1950's Italy and modern-day New York and Provincetown.