Meet the Author: Richard Ford

10 Feb 2013

On Sunday, February 10, 2013, Richard Ford, author of Canada, was our featured speaker.

Thisis a powerful, suspenseful story of misadventure and malevolence that explores large themes of identity, culpability, and the ineluctable bonds that tie us to the past. Ford’s first book in nearly six years, it is a compulsively-readable, uncompromising tale in which a host of transgressions—including bank robbery, kidnapping, abandonment and murder—shape the life of its protagonist: a fifteen-year-old boy compelled to forge his own way when his insular family implodes.

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