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April Book Club

April 20 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Join the FMoPA Book Club for a lively discussion in support of the Florida Museum of Photographic Arts, a museum dedicated to exhibiting important photographic art central to contemporary life and culture.  Each month we will discuss a selected book, suggest new books, and most importantly make new friends with people who enjoy reading, photography and the arts and culture as represented by the selected book.

Location:
Florida Museum of Photographic Arts
400 N Ashley Drive, Cube 200
Tampa, FL 33602

Read for a cause: 
Book club attendees will receive complimentary beverages and light hors d’oeurves with a $10 donation at the door

Please email info@fmopa.org to RSVP for this special event!

This Month’s Read:

“In Sunlight or in Shadow: Stories Inspired by the Paintings of Edward Hopper” Edited by: Lawrence Block

“A truly unprecedented literary achievement by author and editor Lawrence Block, a newly-commissioned anthology of seventeen superbly-crafted stories inspired by the paintings of Edward Hopper…

Contributors include Stephen King, Joyce Carol Oates, Robert Olen Butler, Michael Connelly, Megan Abbott, Craig Ferguson, Nicholas Christopher, Jill D. Block, Joe R. Lansdale, Justin Scott, Kris Nelscott, Warren Moore, Jonathan Santlofer, Jeffery Deaver, Lee Child, and Lawrence Block himself. Even Gail Levin, Hopper’s biographer and compiler of his catalogue raisonée, appears with her own first work of fiction, providing a true account of art theft on a grand scale and told in the voice of the country preacher who perpetrated the crime.

In a beautifully produced anthology as befits such a collection of acclaimed authors, each story is illustrated with a quality full-color reproduction of the painting that inspired it. Illustrated with 17 full color plates, one for each chapter”Amazon

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Date:
April 20
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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