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Book Launch: Zach Powers and Beverly Willett with Seersucker Live!

Date/Time

Aug 09, 2019
07:00 PM until 09:30 PM

Description

Part book release. Part variety show. Part cocktail party.

A book launch celebration for Seersucker co-founder Zach Powers and memoirist Beverly Willett, plus writer, speaker, and cancer survivor Brandi Benson!

• FREE admission with the purchase of any of our authors' books! The Book Lady Bookstore will be on hand to sell copies at the event, or bring your previously purchased copy with you to get signed.
• Or $5 general admission at the door.
 

ZACH POWERS is a native of Savannah (plus a co-founder of Seersucker Live) and lives in Arlington, Virginia. His novel, FIRST COSMIC VELOCITY, is coming in August 2019 from Putnam/Penguin, and his debut story collection, GRAVITY CHANGES, won the BOA Short Fiction Prize. He is the Director of Communications at The Writer's Center in Bethesda, Maryland. Get to know him at ZachPowers.com.

BEVERLY WILLETT has written for The New York Times, USA Today, The Washington Post, The New York Post, Family Circle, Woman’s Day, and many more. A former entertainment lawyer in New York City, she now lives in Savannah, Georgia, and serves on the boards of the homeless authority and the Flannery O’Connor Childhood Home. To learn more, watch her Tedx Talk “How to Begin Again.” www.beverlywillett.com

BRANDI BENSON is an American Writer, Speaker, Business Owner and Cancer Survivor. She is also the founder and CEO of Resume-Advantage, an employment service for both civilians and transitioning military veterans. Her debut memoir tells the touching story of her Ewing Sarcoma diagnosis during her deployment in Iraq in 2008. With a BA in Mass Communications and Journalism at Ashford University and a Master of Fine Arts in Writing at the Savannah College of Art and Design. She is currently pursuing a PhD in Education at Concordia University in Chicago. Brandi is dedicated to using her second chance at life to help fellow cancer survivors, participating weekly for the Livestrong cancer survivor program.

 

 

Cost

Free w/book purchase or $5 at the door

Location

View map Cohen's Retreat
5715 Skidaway Road
Savannah, GA

Additional Information

Sponsor

Seersucker Live

Phone

912.398.3589

Contact name

Zach Powers

Contact email

zach@zachpowers.com

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