TAFFY WEEKEND EXPERIENCE

Taffy Brodesser-Akner (Fleishman is in Trouble)

Jun 28 @ 7 PM $39.95 - $49.95

Memorial Park Library, 2nd Floor
1221 2nd Street SW
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This is THE must-see author of spring 2019 according to Wordfest CEO & Creative Ringleader, Shelley Youngblut. "Taffy Brodesser-Akner is my hero — such a smart, funny, and deliciously original writer. If you're looking for an experience that embodies my perfect Wordfest event, this is it!" READ MORE
How to Write About Anyone with Taffy Brodesser-Akner

Jun 29 @ 10 AM $39.95 - $49.95

Memorial Park Library, 2nd Floor
1221 2nd Street SW
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Presented in partnership with the Alberta Magazine Publishers Association, this event features an on-stage interview about the highs and lows of writing about celebrities, followed by an audience Q&A. Your ticket includes a copy of Taffy's debut novel, Fleishman is in Trouble ($36 retail price). READ MORE

Book Included with Admission

Whether you’re catching just one event with Taffy or indulging in the full Weekend Experience (two events for only $49.95), everyone leaves with a copy of her book, Fleishman is in Trouble.

Two Event Package Deal

Indulge in the full Taffy Weekend Experience by adding both her Friday evening book-focused event and Saturday morning magazine-focused event to your ticket for only $49.95 (only an extra $10). Just add the “Taffy Weekend Experience,” and we’ll get all of your tickets sent and the included book will be waiting for you at the first event.

This portrait of modern love and marriage is blisteringly funny, searingly accurate, wincingly painful, and — ultimately — both heartbreaking and humane. Taffy Brodesser-Akner can write the pants off any novelist out there. She’s a star, and this book is a work of utter perfection.” —Elizabeth Gilbert

Taffy Brodesser-Akner (Fleishman is in Trouble)
Friday, June 28, 2019, 7pm

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How to Write About Anyone with Taffy Brodesser-Akner
Saturday, June 29, 2019, 10am

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Dive into her now-infamous New York Times Magazine profiles of Gwyneth PaltrowBradley CooperMargot Kidder and Tonya Harding, and you’ll quickly understand why we’re so happy to be able to share our Taffy love with all of you.