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Book Discussion, Riding in Cars with Boys, led by Anne Paluck (with Bev Donofrio)

April 9, 2014 @ 12:30 pm - 1:20 pm

Book Discussion: Riding in Cars with Boys

Meet the author! Beverly Donofrio will be in attendance at all events!

Wed., April 9
Periodicals Room, Jean Burr-Smith Library, Chapman Hall

For more information contact Christine Ruggiero at cruggiero@mxcc.eduDownload the events flyer here.

Former MxCC student Beverly Donofrio, called a Master Memoirist by The Daily Beast, has published three memoirs. Her first, the bestselling Riding in Cars with Boys, was made into a popular movie. Her second, Looking for Mary, was a Barnes and Noble Discover pick, and her latest, the critically acclaimed, Astonished, is still collecting accolades. She has published three children’s books, and her essays have appeared in many anthologies and periodicals, including The New York TimesWashington PostLos Angeles TimesO, The Oprah MagazineCosmopolitanMademoiselleMarie ClaireMoreAllureSpirituality and HealthThe Village VoiceThe Huffington Post and Slate. Her award-winning NPR documentaries can be heard through Sound Portraits. She is currently on the faculty of the low-residency MFA program at Wilkes University and is writing a musical based on Astonished.


April 9, 2014
12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
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Library- Chapman Hall, MxCC
100 Training Hill Rd.
Middletown,CT06457United States
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Please note the following abbreviated college hours through 5/29:

The college will be completely closed all day on Friday 5/26, and Monday 5/29 in recognition of the Memorial Day holiday. All offices and services will resume on Tuesday, 5/30 with their normal hours (8 am - 4:30 pm).

The Meriden Center's last day open for the summer will be Thursday, 5/25. After that, all services should be done through the Middletown campus.

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