Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Events

An Evening with Margaret Atwood: Where Do We Come From? What Are We? Where Are We Going?: The Arts, The Sciences, The Humanities, the Inhumanities, and the Non-Humanities. Zombies Thrown In Extra.
  • An Evening with Margaret Atwood: Where Do We Come From? What Are We? Where Are We Going?: The Arts, The Sciences, The Humanities, the Inhumanities, and the Non-Humanities. Zombies Thrown In Extra.
  • Lecture
  • 2/2/2015
  • 19:00-20:00
  • Kansas Union
  • Host: The Commons
Multimedia
Event Description
Literary icon Margaret Atwood, celebrated for her prescient vision and poetic voice, discusses the real-world origins of her speculative fiction and the roles of art, science and imagination in her creative process. A winner of many international literary awards, including the Booker Prize, Atwood is the bestselling author of more than thirty publications. She is best known for her novels, including the 2015 Read Across Lawrence book The Handmaid's Tale. Book-signing and reception immediately following.