Jewish Lit Live Presents Peter Slevin
The George Washington University Department of English and Jewish Lit Live (JLL) proudly present a reading by Peter Slevin on Thursday, February 4, 2016 at 7:00PM in The GW Marvin Center Room 301.
Peter Slevin is a writer and associate professor at Northwestern University’s School of Journalism. He has an undergraduate degree from Princeton and an M.Phil from Oxford. A veteran journalist, Slevin wrote for The Miami Herald and The Washington Post before coming to Northwestern. He will be reading from his latest book, Michelle Obama: A Life.
Jewish Lit Live hosts rising and renowned Jewish American writers to speak with the GW and literary community. Guest speakers have included emerging leaders, National Humanities Award Recipients, international bestsellers, and UN-Award Winning Writers, e.g. Michael Chabon, E.L. Doctorow, Nicole Krauss, & Erica Jong.
Jewish Literature Live is made possible by the generous support of David Bruce Smith, BA ’79, a former member of GW’s Board of Trustees and an alumnus of the English Department.
This event is free and open to the public. First come, first serve seating. The Cloyd Heck Marvin Center (MC) Address: 800 21st Street, N.W. Washington, DC 20052