Screening of "City of Literature" Documentary

October 14, 2012 - 2:00 pm

Englert Theater
221 East Washington Street
Iowa City

The 2012 Paul Engle Celebration will feature a screening of the documentary “City of Literature” October 14, 2 p.m. at the Englert Theatre in downtown Iowa City. Tickets are $12 adults/$8 students, available at the Englert box office, (319) 688-2653 ext. 1

This film follows the story of creative writing in Iowa, from its frontier beginnings to the recognition of Iowa City as a UNESCO City of Literature. The screening will include a live discussion with former Iowa Poet Laureate Marvin Bell and University of Iowa associate professor of English Loren Glass, the unveiling of a new City of Lit app and more.

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