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Out of Print -- FIlm Screening & Panel Discussion
Sunday, April 27, 2014
1:15 PM-3:30 PM
Providence Public Library
150 Empire Street
Providence, RI 02903
Auditorium (3rd Floor)
Sun, 2014-04-27 13:15 - 15:30
Film Screening: "Out of Print"
Doors Open at 1 pm
Narrated by Meryl Streep, the documentary Out of Print draws us into the topsy-turvy world of words, illuminating the turbulent and exciting journey from the book through the digital revolution.
Jeff Bezos, Ray Bradbury, Scott Turow, Jeffrey Toobin, parents, students, educators, scientists – all highlight how this revolution is changing everything about the printed word – and changing us.
One of a series of programs presented by the Watts Program Series on the History and Culture of the Book based at the John Carter Brown Library, Brown University.
Co-sponsored by the RI Center for the Book and Providence Public Library, the screening is free and open to the public.
Parking is available at the Providence Hilton Parking Garage: $3/3 hours.
Bring ticket for stamping at the Library.