Daily Archives: August 30, 2007

Waiting for Lyra: Philip Pullman in NYC

Tuesday | October 30, 2007
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
“The Golden Compass”: A Conversation with Philip Pullman
The prize-winning, highly opinionated British author talks about his hugely popular books, the necessity of growing up and losing one’s innocence, and the upcoming Hollywood films based on his best-selling trilogy, “His Dark Materials,” honored by the Carnegie Medal, the Guardian Children’s Book Award and the Whitbread Book of the Year Award (the first ever given to a children’s book). Interviewed by Charles McGrath, New York Times Magazine contributing writer and former Book Review editor.

Tickets: $25 TimesTalks (Scroll way down for this talk and for the link to buy tickets .)

Address: The TimesCenter, 242 West 41st Street, New York City

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