Litquake presents novelist Dennis Lehane in conversation with the Czar of Noir Eddie Muller.
When: Thursday, August 18 · 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Where: Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA., U.S.A.
Book sales and signing to follow. Co-presented by the Film Noir Foundation.
Dennis Lehane grew up in Boston. Since his first novel, A Drink Before the War, won the Shamus Award, he has published eight more novels with William Morrow & Co. that have been translated into more than 30 languages and become international bestsellers: Darkness, Take My Hand; Sacred; Gone, Baby, Gone; Prayers for Rain; Mystic River; Shutter Island; The Given Day; and Moonlight Mile. Morrow also published Lehane’s Coronado, a collection of five stories and the play, Coronado, which has received stage productions in New York City, Chicago, San Francisco, and Genoa, Italy. Three of his novels— Mystic River, Gone, Baby, Gone, and Shutter Island—have been adapted into award-winning films. Mr. Lehane and his wife Angie divide their time between the West Coast of Florida and Boston.
Eddie Muller, “The Czar of Noir,” is a two-time San Francisco Library Laureate, an acclaimed novelist, a renowned film preservationist, and the producer and host of San Francisco;s hugely popular NOIR CITY Film Festival.