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The Council Literary Series Luncheon and Author Program with Maggie Shipstead

Friday, October 15, 2021
11:00 a.m. Reception
11:30 a.m. Author Program
12:30 p.m. Luncheon and Book Signing

LUXE Sunset Boulevard Hotel
11461 Sunset Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90049
*Complimentary Valet Parking

Katie Marsano Bryan and Patty Elias Rosenfeld


Due to the popularity of The Council events, a reservation is required.
Please feel free to call Elizabeth Toms, Director of Council Relations, at (213) 228-7506


Maggie Shipstead

Maggie Shipstead is the New York Times-bestselling author of the novels Great Circle, Astonish Me, and Seating Arrangements, which won the Dylan Thomas Prize and the L.A. Times Book Prize for First Fiction. She is a graduate of Harvard and the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, a former Wallace Stegner Fellow at Stanford, and the recipient of a fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts. A frequent contributor to travel magazines, she is often away from her home in Los Angeles.

Ela Jhaveri, President
Kelly Anderson, Chairman
Flora L. Thornton, Founder