The Big Read: Coastal Georgia Reads Station Eleven - The Literary Guild of St. Simons Island Coffee with the Author Series presents Station Eleven

The Literary Guild of St. Simons Island Coffee with the Author Series presents Station Eleven

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM EST

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Event Description

The Literary Guild of St. Simons Island “Coffee with the Author” Series presents Station Eleven as part of THE BIG READ: Coastal Georgia Reads. Dr. Jon Hershey from Georgia Highlands College discusses “Art and the Apocalypse: Station Eleven and the Tradition of Art as Salvation.” From Shakespeare to comic books, as in Emily St. John Mandel’s Station Eleven, art is key to surviving the post-apocalypse blues. The presentation explores the role of art and the literary tradition of art as a means of recovering and rebuilding civilization.

Cost: Free to Literary Guild members and $10 for guests. Reservations recommended at litguildssi.org/events. Scroll down to appropriate event. ALSO, PLEASE CANCEL RESERVATION IF YOU WILL NOT BE ATTENDING.

Event Location

Room 108, Casino Building, St Simons Island, GA 31522