Featured Author Event: Chuck Klosterman
Bestselling author and essayist Chuck Klosterman will be celebrating the release of his new book BUT WHAT IF WE’RE WRONG (Blue Rider Press) at Villain, LLC in Williamsburg on Wednesday, June 29 at 7pm. Joining Klosterman in conversation is Wesley Morris of The New York Times.
Chuck Klosterman is the author of nine books including Sex, Drugs, and Cocoa Puffs and I Wear the Black Hat and he has written for several major publications including The New York Times, GQ, and ESPN among others. In his books and essays, Klosterman challenges readers to think in new ways about the facets of pop culture that he continually and humorously probes. In BUT WHAT IF WE’RE WRONG?, Klosterman visualizes how our current world will eventually be interpreted in the future. Klosterman’s thought-provoking concepts ask us how sure we are about our understanding of everything from gravity to time, music and more. Featuring interviews with the likes of such imaginative minds including Neil deGrasse Tyson, David Byrne, and George Saunders, Klosterman creates a forecast of the future and urges you to challenge your beliefs and consider what you can truly know for certain.
Klosterman will discuss his new book with American journalist and Critic at Large for The New York Times, Wesley Morris. Morris is a former full-time writer for the website Grantland of which Klosterman was an original founder of. Morris won the annual Pulitzer Prize for Criticism for his 2011 work withThe Boston Globe.
Tickets for this event include one copy of the hardcover edition BUT WHAT IF WE’RE WRONG? Doors open at 6:30 for check-in, at which time you can pick up your copy/copies of the book.