Wesley Morris in Conversation

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Isabel Bader Theatre

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The Koffler Centre of the Arts is thrilled to present American journalist, film critic and podcast host Wesley Morris, in conversation with Canadian broadcaster and writer Amanda Parris.

Wesley Morris is critic-at-large at the The New York Times and a staff writer at the New York Times Magazine, where he writes about popular culture and hosts the podcast Still Processing with Jenna Wortham. For three years, he was a staff writer at Grantland, where he wrote about movies, television, and the role of style in professional sports, and co-hosted the podcast Do You Like Prince Movies with Alex Pappademas. Before that, he spent 11 years as a film critic at the Boston Globe, where he won the 2012 Pulitzer Prize for criticism. He lives in Brooklyn, NY.

Amanda Parris writes a weekly column for CBC Arts, hosts three CBC television series (Exhibitionists, The Filmmakers and From the Vaults), and is the radio host of Marvin’s Room on CBC Music. She also writes stories for the stage and screen. Parris is the co-founder of the award-winning alternative education organization Lost Lyrics, and worked with The Remix Project and the Manifesto Festival.

Tuesday, May 28, 2019 | 7 PM (doors 6 PM)
Isabel Bader Theatre, 93 Charles St West
Tickets: $30 General Admission | $25 Student/Senior (w/valid ID)
Preferred Access Tickets: $250*

GENERAL ADMISSION TICKETS ARE SOLD OUT
A limited number of rush tickets will be available at the door.

* Preferred Access Ticket includes reserved/best in-house seating, a pre-event reception at Isabel Bader Theatre, and a tax receipt for the maximum allowable amount.

Click here to purchase Preferred Access Tickets. Or contact: Lauren Abecassis-Kandravy, Director of Development | 647-925-0643 ext. 226 | lauren.ak@kofflerarts.org

Presented as part of the Koffler Centre of the Arts 2019 Books & Ideas Series, generously supported by Media Partner, the Toronto Star. 2019 Books & Ideas Series is presented in partnership with Ben McNally Books.

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