Screenwriter and Author Tom Perrotta @ Russell House

After a six-month banMaxwell Bevilacqua ’12 has finally reinvited Tom Perrotta to campus:

Come to Russell House this Wednesday, March 27th, 2012 to see award-winning screenwriter and author, Tom Perrotta.

Tom Perrotta’s most recent novels are The Leftovers and The Abstinence Teacher. His novels Election and Little Children were both made into acclaimed movies, and Perrotta received an Academy Award nomination for the screenplay of Little Children, which he wrote with director Todd Field. He is currently adapting The Leftovers into an HBO series along with Damon Lindelof, the co-creator of Lost. Perrotta has taught writing at Yale University and Harvard University and has published essays and reviews in Rolling Stone, GQ, and The New York Times. He also edited the 2012 edition of The Best American Short Stories.

Date: Tonight, March 27
Time: 8:00 p.m.
Place: Russell House
Cost: Free