Louisville writer Andrew Shaffer to talk about his "Literary Rogues"

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Saturday, March 16, 2013 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
2720 Frankfort Avenue
40206 Louisville
On Saturday, March 16th at 4 PM, Carmichael's welcomes write and Louisvillian Andrew Shaffer for a signing and discussion of his new book Literary Rogues : A Scandalous History of Wayward Authors. This witty, insightful, and wildly entertaining narrative profiles the literary greats who wrote generation-defining classics such as The Great Gatsby and On the Road while living and loving like hedonistic rock icons. Literary Rogues is part nostalgia, part literary analysis, and a wholly raucous celebration of brilliant writers and their occasionally troubled legacies. Please join us!
Literary Rogues: A Scandalous History of Wayward Authors Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062077288
Availability: Not currently on our shelves, but available in 1-3 days.
Published: Harper Perennial - February 5th, 2013

Andrew Shaffer's Literary Rogues is an unflinching look at the bad behavior of some of our most beloved authors, from Oscar Wilde and Edgar Allan Poe, to Ernest Hemingway and F. Scott Fitzgerald, to Hunter S. Thompson and Bret Easton Ellis.