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Meet the Author: Zadie Smith
Location: Westerville South High School
Delve into the life and passions of the bestselling author of White Teeth, On Beauty, NW and Feel Free with an onstage conversation featuring Zadie Smith. Since her debut novel White Teeth was published at age 24, she has often been compared to Salman Rushdie.
About the Presentation
Location: Westerville South High School
Address: 303 South Otterbein Ave, Westerville, OH 43081
Time: 7pm
Cost: $20 ($15 student)
Audience Q&A, book sale and book signing to follow.
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Please note: This event was originally scheduled for September 12. The date has changed to September 19. We apologize for any inconvenience.
About the Reception
Location: Meza Wine Shop
Address: 48 N State St, Westerville, 43081
Time: 5:15-6:30pm (Doors open at 5:15pm)
Cost: Tickets are $75 per person
Enjoy appetizers, drinks, and conversation with the author of White Teeth, On Beauty, NW, and Swing Time - Zadie Smith. Since her debut novel was published at age 24, Smith has established herself as one of the most iconic, critically respected, and popular writers of her generation.
This exclusive mix-and-mingle experience includes appetizers, two glasses of wine, and a free paperback copy of Feel Free.
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This event is a fundraiser hosted by and to benefit the Westerville Library Foundation.
About the Author
Zadie Smith is the author of the novels White Teeth, The Autograph Man, On Beauty, NW and Swing Time, as well as two collection of essays, Changing My Mind and Feel Free.
Zadie was elected a fellow of the Royal Society of Literature in 2002, and was listed as one of Granta's 20 Best Young British Novelists in 2003 and again in 2013. White Teeth won multiple literary awards including the James Tait Black Memorial Prize, the Whitbread First Novel Award and the Guardian First Book Award. On Beauty was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize and won the Orange Prize for Fiction, and NW was shortlisted for the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction. She contributes regularly to The New Yorker and the New York Review of Books on a range of subjects. Zadie Smith is currently a tenured professor of fiction at New York University and a Member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters.
Age Group: General Audience
Category: Adults, Readers
Topic: Authors & Writing
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9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Fri

9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Sat

9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Sun

1 p.m. - 6 p.m.