Pius XII Memorial Library has announced its 2nd annual participation in ReadMOre, the annual statewide celebration of reading. This year's book is a classic of science fiction, "The Dispossessed" by Ursula Le Guin.
Tuesday, July 26, Missouri author Mark W. Tiedemann, president of the board of directors for the Missouri Center for the Book, will host a video interview with Ursula Le Guin.
One of the most famous living science fiction and fantasy writers, Le Guin is the author of "The Dispossessed", "The Left Hand of Darkness", the "Earthsea" series, and many others. The interview will be streaming live from the Knights Room in Pius Library at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 26.
A second event, a discussion of "The Dispossessed" led by SLU English professor Georgia Johnston, will be held in the fall. More details will be coming soon. If you have any questions about either event, contact Drew Kupsky or Jamie Schmid.