Nyack Celebrates Carson McCullers 2017

Dated: 12/01/2016

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There are several events planned at the Nyack Library in 2017 to celebrate the life of Carson McCullers who lived and worked in Nyack.

On Sunday February 19 at 3:00 pm is Carson at 100: The McCullers Centennial. Presented by the Carson McCullers Center at Columbus State University and Nyack Library is : After Carson's "A Tree. A Rock. A Cloud." Original music is composed and performed by Liliya Ugay on piano, accompanied by Paul Neubauer on viola. After the musical performance there will be a dramatic reading of the short story, adapted and performed by poet/playwright John O'Keefe.  There will be a reception immediately following at The Carson McCullers House on 131 South Broadway, Nyack.

On March 23 at 7:00 pm, A Community Read Two McCullers Stories followed by discussion.

On March 25 the Rivertown Films and the Carson McCullers Center present "A Domestic Dilemma" and " A Tree A Rock A Cloud". That's at 8pm at the Nyack Center. Filmmakers Kristi Zea, Karen Allen, and Nick Norwood from the Carson McCullers Center will hold a Q&A.

For more information you can contact the Nyack Library at:

info@nyacklibrary.org

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