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Austin Kleon: Writer & Artist

September 18, 2018 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM   |   Location: Jackson Auditorium

Austin Kleon: Writer & Artist

Austin Kleon is the New York Times bestselling-author of three illustrated books: Steal Like An Artist, Newspaper Blackout, and Show Your Work! His latest release is The Steal Like An Artist Journal: A Notebook For Creative Kleptomaniacs. His work has been translated into over twenty languages and featured on NPR’s Morning Edition, PBS Newshour, and in The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal. New York Magazine called his work “brilliant,” The Atlantic called him “positively one of the most interesting people on the Internet,” and The New Yorker said his poems “resurrect the newspaper when everybody else is declaring it dead.” He speaks about creativity in the digital age for organizations such as Pixar, Google, SXSW, TEDx, and The Economist. In previous lives, he worked as a librarian, a web designer, and an advertising copywriter. He grew up in the cornfields of Ohio, but now he lives in Austin, Texas, with his wife and sons.

Books will be available for purchase following his lecture and he will be happy to sign any copies for guests. 

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This free event is open to the public and sponsored by the TLU Jessie S. and Jack Harold Upton Brown Cultural Enrichment Endowment Fund.


September 18, 2018 7:30 PM Central Austin Kleon: Writer & Artist Jackson Auditorium

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