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Out of Print -- FIlm Screening & Panel Discussion

Sunday, April 27, 2014

1:15 PM-3:30 PM

Cost: Free

Providence Public Library
150 Empire Street
Providence, RI 02903

Auditorium (3rd Floor)

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.

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