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Cancelled – Emily Beyda

March 13, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Free
Powell’s City of Books, 1005 W Burnside Street, Portland, OR 97209 + Google Map

[From Powell’s website:

Powell’s Books Suspends Event Programming Through April 2020

Following Governor Kate Brown’s announcement of new rules to slow the spread of COVID-19 and our own commitment to ensure the safety of our employees and customers, Powell’s is cancelling all author events, book clubs, and other scheduled gatherings at each of our store locations through the end of April 2020.

Please check back here for updates, and thank you for your patience as we continue to adjust our plans as national and local events unfold.]

A strange man discovers our nameless narrator selling popcorn at a small-town movie theater and offers her an odd and lucrative position: she will forget her job, her acquaintances, even her name, and move to Los Angeles, where she will become the body double of troubled celebrity Rosanna Feld. A nervous breakdown has forced Rosanna out of the public eye, and she needs a look-alike to take her place in the tabloid media circus. A dark, glittering debut, Emily Beyda’s The Body Double (Doubleday) is a fabulously plotted noir about fame, beauty, and the darkness of Hollywood.

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Date:
March 13, 2020
Time:
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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http://www.powells.com/event

Venue

1005 W Burnside Street
Portland, OR 97209
+ Google Map
Phone:
503-228-4651
Website:
powells.com

Organizer

Phone:
503-228-4651
Website:
powells.com/calendar