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Margaret Atwood coming to Omaha
By Carol Bicak / World-Herald staff writer


A literary heavyweight will be coming to Omaha in April.

Canadian writer Margaret Atwood will be guest of honor at “A Novel Affair,” from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. April 12 at Abrahams Library, 5111 N. 90th St.

Her books include “A Handmaid's Tale,” “Cat's Eye” and “The Blind Assassin.” Her most recent work is “MaddAddam,” the third book in the MaddAddam trilogy that includes “Oryx and Crake” and “The Year of the Flood.” She also has written essay, poetry, scripts and criticism. Her numerous awards include the Booker Prize.

The event will include cocktails, heavy appetizers and a presentation by Atwood.

Tickets are $45. Call 402-444-4589 for more information.

Contact the writer: Carol Bicak

carol.bicak@owh.com    |   402-444-1067

Carol writes about community news, local profiles, the arts and books. She also covers the zoo.


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