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Playwright to review ‘True Grit’

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Begins: February 16, 2018 10:00 am
Ends: February 16, 2018 11:00 am

Local playwright Ann Magaha will share information about Charles Portis’ novel, “True Grit,” at 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 16, at the DeLand Regional Library, 130 E. Howry Ave.

She will discuss the novel’s author, time period and setting.

The free program, which is sponsored by the Friends of the DeLand Library, is part of the Volusia County Public Library's NEA Big Read, a six-week celebration of “True Grit,” a 1968 novel by Charles Portis. The NEA Big Read is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest.

Reservations are not required. For more information, call the library at 386-822-6430, ext. 20762.