Past Event

Andre Dubus in Conversation with Tobias Wolff

Wed, Mar 16 2011 - 6:00pm

Andre Dubus in Conversation with Tobias Wolff

Andre Dubus, Author, House of Sand and Fog and Townie

After their parents divorced in the 1970s, Andre Dubus III and his three siblings grew up with their exhausted working mother in a depressed Massachusetts mill town saturated with drugs and crime. The acclaimed novelist reflects on his violent past and a lifestyle that threatened to destroy him, until he was saved by writing.

Location: SF Club Office
Time: 5:30 p.m. networking reception, 6 p.m. program
$12 members, $20 non-members, $7 students (with valid ID)
Buy the book: Purchase Andre Dubus' Townie from The Commonwealth Club's bookstore. If you purchase it fewer than five business days before the event, it will be available for pickup at the Club office in San Francisco on the day of the event. If you purchase it more than five days before the event, the book will be sent to your address.
Also know: Underwritten by The Bernard Osher Foundation