Tim O’Brien, the acclaimed novelist (Going After Cacciato, The Things They Carried, et al. ) and Vietnam War veteran who teaches at Texas State University, San Marcos, will take part in two events on Sunday, March 8, and Monday, March 9, at Brookdale Community College in New Jersey.
He will host “An Afternoon With Tim O’Brien” on March 8, at 1:00 p.m., and be the featured guest in the college’s Visiting Writer Series on March 9 at 7:00 p.m. The events are sponsored by the New Jersey Vietnam Veterans Memorial Foundation and Brookdale’s Visiting Writers Series.
The $5 donation suggested for the Sunday event will benefit the New Jersey Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial Foundation. For info about the Sunday event, call 732-335-0033 or go to the N.J. Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial website . To learn more about the Monday talk, email firstname.lastname@example.org, call 732-224-2650, or go to http://www.app.com .