Elizabeth Gilbert in Conversation with Ann Patchett
Free Public Lecture
Featuring the 2017 Nashville Public Library Literary Award Honoree
Elizabeth Gilbert in conversation with Ann Patchett
Elizabeth Gilbert’s memoir Eat, Pray, Love has been called “a generation’s instruction manual” by the Toronto Sun. Exploding onto the scene in 2006, the bestseller famously chronicled the year Gilbert spent traveling the world after a shattering divorce. Translated into more than 30 languages, Eat, Pray, Love has sold over ten million copies worldwide.
In the decade since Eat, Pray, Love, people around the world have sought Gilbert’s advice on how to lead a bold and inspired life, and she has dedicated herself to exploring the mysteries of courage and creativity. Out of this period of introspection comes Gilbert’s brilliant nonfiction treatise, Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear. In this book, she digs deep into her own generative process to share her wisdom and unique perspective on creativity.
This is a free, ticketed event open to the public. Tickets will be available after October 2 at the Salon@615 website.
Note: There will be no book signing at this event.
Parking is free on the Montgomery Bell Academy campus. This event will be handicapped accessible and open captioned.