This Changes Everything: James Ellroy and Thomas Mallon on the Assassination of JFK

Thursday, November 14, 2013
7:00 pm ET
New York

In Person

James Ellroy, L.A. Confidential; American Tabloid
Thomas Mallon, Henry and Clara; Mrs. Paine’s Garage

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James Ellroy, modern master of historically inflected crime fiction and author of L.A. Confidential and American Tabloid, and Thomas Mallon, novelist and essayist, author of Henry and Clara and Mrs. Paine’s Garage, will explore the continuing fascination the assassination of President John F. Kennedy exerts on popular narrative, the significance of the Kennedy assassination to the American experience, and the ways in which the thematic richness of the event has reverberated through our culture in the subsequent decades.

Funding for this event is provided by The Blanche and Irving Laurie Foundation.

Mallon photo: © William Bodenschatz