Lecture and Book Signing: Adam Gopnik: “Catching The Bullet: "What I've Learned About Art, Science, and the Foxtrot"

Adam Gopnik, Writer, The New Yorker 
HGOR Lecture: “Catching The Bullet: What I've Learned About Art, Science, and the Foxtrot” 

Gopnik is a writer for The New Yorker and the author of several notable books. He has won the National Magazine Award for Essays and Criticism three times, the George Polk Award for Magazine Reporting and the Canadian National Magazine Award Gold Medal for arts writing. Gopnik’s work has been anthologized many times, in “Best American Essays,” “Best American Travel Writing,” “Best American Sports Writing,” “Best American Food Writing” and “Best American Spiritual Writing.” He was awarded the Legion d'honneur by the French President in 2021. 

A book signing will follow the lecture, with three of his published works available for purchase: “A Thousand Small Sanities,” “The Table Comes First" and “At the Stranger’s Gate."

Co-sponsored by the College of Environment and Design, Franklin College of Arts and Sciences, Lamar Dodd School of Art, Office of the Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost, and Willson Center for Humanities and Arts. Part of the 2021 Spotlight on the Arts Festival.

Requests for accommodations for those with disabilities should be made as soon as possible but at least 7 days prior to the scheduled lecture. Please contact Sherri Bennett in the Office of Academic Programs at (706)542-0383 or sherri@uga.edu to request accommodations.

This event is part of UGA's Signature Lecture Series.

Wednesday, November 17 at 4:00pm

109 Herty Field, Athens, GA 30602