The Last Newspaper Man; Star Ledger journalist and author Mark DiIonno, Tonight, March 21 at 7PM
Thursday, March 21, 2013 • 12:26pm
Join us as we listen to award-winning Star Ledger journalistMark DiIonno talk about his first novel The Last Newspaperman. This fascinating book is set in the 30's and chronicles the rise of tabloid journalism
and celebrity media culture through the device of a character consigned to work the Jersey beat.
Don’t miss it !Free and open to all.
Next Week’s Free Movie:
WON'T BACK DOWN
Tuesday, March 26, 9:30am & 2pm, Rated PG, 121 min., 2012
Maggie Gyllenhaal and Viola Davis play two determined mothers, one a teacher, who will stop at nothing to transform their children's failing inner city school. Facing a powerful and entrenched bureaucracy, they risk everything to make a difference in the education and future of their children. This powerful story of parenthood, friendship and courage mirrors events that are making headlines daily. Free.
International Film Festival:
Tuesday, March 26, 7pm, Rated PG-13, 90 min., 2005
Khaled and Said are two young Palestinian men who are just hours away from becoming suicide bombers in Tel Aviv. After a final night with their families the two are moved to the border with bombs strapped to their bodies. When something goes wrong, the two men lose each other and must make the choice for themselves whether to complete their mission. The film stars Lubna Azabal, Hiam Abbass, Kais Nashef and Ali Suliman. In Arabic with English subtitles. Free.
For more information check the Library's website, www.newprovidencelibrary.org. The Friends of the Library provide the movie licenses and make many other programs possible.
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