Amor Towles with Ken Burns

Amor Towles with Ken Burns

Join us virtually for a conversation with NY Times bestselling author Amor Towles and filmmaker Ken Burns.

Ticketed Event -  $32.00 Includes a signed copy of The Lincoln Highway (Tax included)
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Amor Towles, the bestselling author of A Gentleman in Moscow and Rules of Civility and master of absorbing, sophisticated fiction returns with a stylish and propulsive novel set in 1950s America.
Spanning just ten days and told from multiple points of view, The Lincoln Highway, Towles's third novel will satisfy fans of his multi-layered literary styling while providing them an array of new and richly imagined settings, characters, and themes.


Born and raised in the Boston area, Amor Towles received his BA from Yale College and an MA in English from Stanford University. His first novel, Rules of Civility, published in 2011, was a New York Times bestseller and was named by the Wall Street Journal as one of the best books of 2011. His second novel, A Gentleman in Moscow, published in 2016, was on the New York Times bestseller list for over a year while in hardcover. It was named as one of the best books of 2016 by the Chicago Tribune, the Washington Post, the Philadelphia Inquirer, the San Francisco Chronicle, and NPR. Both novels have sold over one million copies and been translated into over twenty languages. Having worked as an investment professional for over twenty years, Mr. Towles now devotes himself fulltime to writing in Manhattan, where he lives with his wife and two children.


KEN BURNSthe producer and director of numerous film series, including The Vietnam War, The Roosevelts: An Intimate History, and The War, co-founded his own documentary film company, Florentine Films, in 1976. His landmark film The Civil War was the highest-rated series in the history of American public television, and his work has won numerous prizes, including numerous Emmy and Peabody Awards, and two Academy Award nominations. He lives in Walpole, New Hampshire.

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