**Cancelled** Andrew’s Brain with E.L. Doctorow , Tuesday February 17
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At the home of Junia Doan
You are invited to a private dinner with Gold Medalist for Fiction, recipient of the National Book award, two-time winner of the PEN/Faulkner Award and recipient of the National Humanities Medal, E.L. Doctorow. The dinner will be hosted by Junia Doan on Tuesday February 17, 2015 at 7:30pm and all contributions willl benefit PEN American Center.
E.L. will talk about his latest book, Andrew’s Brain. “Andrew’s Brain is cunning… This babbling Andrew is a casualty of his times, binding his wounds with thick wrappings of words, ideas, bits of story, whatever his spinning mind can unspool for him… One of the things that makes [Andrew] such a terrific comic creation is that he’s both maddeningly self–delusive and scarily self–aware… Andrew may not be able to enjoy his brain, but Doctorow, freely choosing to inhabit this character’s whirligig consciousness, can.”