One of TIME’s 100 most influential people in the world, George Saunders is a writer of short stories, essays, novellas and children’s books. His writing has appeared in The New Yorker, Harper’s, McSweeney’s and GQ. A professor at Syracuse University, Saunders has won the National Magazine Award , a Story prize and was a finalist for the National Book Award for his book In Persuasion Nation. In 2006 Saunders received a MacArthur Fellowship.
Want to go? Rush Tickets to George Saunders will be available at The Egyptian Theatre starting at 6:30 PM on the day of the lecture.
What are rush tickets? Rush tickets are discounted tickets meant to attract more students, writers, and educators to an event that they may not otherwise be able to attend. As only a limited number of these tickets exist, they’re available on a first-come, first-serve basis starting 60 minutes before the performance.
Rush tickets for George Saunders will be $15 for members and students and $20 for the general public.
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