The Latecomer: Jean Hanff Korelitz
September 24 at 7pm
Jean Hanff Korelitz, American novelist and New York Times bestselling author of The Plot, is back with an enthralling novel that scrutinizes privilege and explores the complexities of family dynamics. The Latecomer follows the wealthy Oppenheimers, a family of five with a fracturing familial bond. The three siblings, triplets born through IVF, are leaving for college, and desperate to go their separate ways. Johanna, their mother, faced with the loneliness of an empty nest, makes the decision to have a fourth child. Hanff Korelitz explores generational trauma, privilege, race, traditions, guilt and grief. Without spoilers, be prepared to weave through some of the story’s secrets and twists and examine the intricate saga of a singularly unhappy family.
Date & Time: September 24 at 7pm ET
Where: Fleck Dance Theatre
Duration: 60 minutes
Ticket prices: $17 – Regular; $12 – Youth; or Get a TIFA Pass
*This event will be followed by a book signing
This event is supported by Harriet Lewis & Eldon Bennett.