CANCELED Salisbury Forum: Kurt Anderson

Event date: 
Friday, May 15, 2020 - 7:30pm
Event address: 
Housatonic Valley Regional High School
246 Warren Turnpike
High Falls, CT 06038

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Kurt Andersen is the host and co-creator of the Peabody Award-winning Studio 360, the cultural magazine show produced by Public Radio International. Broadcast to 217 stations and with almost 1 million weekly podcast listeners. Anderson's latest book is Fantasyland: How America Went Haywire: A 500-Year History (2017).

Kurt AndersenFantasyland by Kurt Andersen

“ important book -- the indispensable book for understanding America in the age of Trump.” -Walter Isaacson (Steve Jobs, Benjamin Franklin),

"..the thinking and the writing are both dazzling; it’s an absolute joy to read and will leave your brain dancing with excitement long after you’re done.” -Stephen Dubner (Freakonomics)

Anderson is also the author of the critically acclaimed, bestselling novels True Believers (2012), Heyday (2007) and Turn of the Century (1999) and has written for film, television and the stage. During the 1990s he was the Executive Producer and head writer of the NBC prime-time specials How to Be Famous and Hit List, starring Jerry Seinfeld and Julia Louis-Dreyfus. He is also co-author of Loose Lips, a satirical off-Broadway revue that had long runs in New York and Los Angeles starring Bebe Neuwirth, Harry Shearer and Andy Richter.

Copies of Fantasyland will be available for purchase at this event from Oblong Books & Music.


Fantasyland: How America Went Haywire: A 500-Year History Cover Image
ISBN: 9780812978902
Availability: Available in our Warehouse: Usually Ships in 3-8 Days
Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - June 5th, 2018

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