WordTheatre with TC Boyle
May 18, 2014 @ 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm
WordTheatre’s 2014 LA Actor/Author series began with a bang as we welcomed TC Boyle and his stories.
- Robert Forster (The Descendants, Jackie Brown) read “Slate Mountain”.
- Stephen Collins (Revolution, 7th Heaven) read “Sic Transit”.
About the Author:
- TC Boyle is the author of twenty-four books of fiction. His stories have appeared in most of the major American magazines, including The New Yorker, Harper’s, Esquire, The Atlantic Monthly, Playboy, The Paris Review, GQ, Antaeus, Granta and McSweeney’s. He has been the recipient of a number of literary awards, including the PEN/Faulkner Prise for best novel of the year (World’s End, 1988); the PEN/Malamud Prize in the short story (T.C. Boyle Stories, 1999); and the Prix Médicis Étranger for best foreign novel in France (The Tortilla Curtain, 1997). His work has been translated into more than two dozen foreign languages. He has been a member of the English Department at the University of Southern California since 1978, where he is Distinguished Professor of English.
Produced and Directed by Cedering Fox.