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AViD Presents: Maureen Corrigan

  • Des Moines Public Library
  • Address: 1000 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50309
  • April 22, 2017
  • From: 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
  • Price: Free & Open to Public
Overview

Maureen Corrigan will take part in AViD in conjunction with the Wonder of Words Festival on Saturday, April 22. Corrigan is best known as the book critic of the popular NPR Radio program Fresh Air.

Maureen Corrigan is an American journalist, author, and literary critic. Corrigan has served as the book critic for the award-winning NPR program Fresh Air for more than 25 years. She also serves as a reviewer and columnist for The Washington Post’s Book World. Her literary memoir, Leave Me Alone, I’m Reading! was published in 2005. In 2014, she released her book So We Read On, covering why The Great Gatsby remains so captivating and influential in American life.

AViD Presents: Maureen Corrigan