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Purchase College Presents Author Michael Chabon

Michael Chabon, the bestselling, Pulitzer prize-winning novelist, spoke to a packed house at Purchase College’s Music Building Recital Hall on Nov. 1.

The lecture focused on Chabon’s experience as a screenwriter for the Disney feature film John Carter, which was screened at the college the following evening. As one of the literary world’s most acclaimed writers,

Michael Chabon was named Purchase College’s 2017-2018 Roy and Shirley Durst Distinguished Chair in Literature and has appeared in a series of events open to the Westchester community as well as students.