Book event: Rendezvous with Oblivion

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Mon. July 23rd 6:00 pm A Room of Own’s Own Bookstore (315 W. Gorham) Rendezvous with Oblivion - book event with Thomas Frank, author and political commentator, introduced by Matthew Rothschild. Thomas Frank is the author of Listen, Liberal, Pity the Billionaire, The Wrecking Crew, and What's the Matter with Kansas? A former columnist for The Wall Street Journal and Harper's, Frank is the founding editor of The Baffler and writes regularly for The Guardian. In his latest book, Frank takes us on a wide-ranging tour through present-day America, showing us a society in the late stages of disintegration and describing the worlds of both the winners and the losers—the sprawling mansion districts as well as the lives of fast-food workers. Info?