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July 2019

London Review Bookshop

July 16 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
London Review Bookshop, 14 Bury Place
London, WC1A 2JL United Kingdom
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Geoff Dyer's Out of Sheer Rage, published in 1997, is a brilliant account of attempting to write, and most often failing, a book about his great hero D.H. Lawrence. Now, more than two decades later, he has edited a selection of Lawrence's essays for Penguin. Subjects covered in this freewheeling volume include art, morality, obscenity, songbirds, Italy, Thomas Hardy, the death of a porcupine in the Rocky Mountains and, presciently, the narcissism of photographing ourselves. Dyer will be in conversation…

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May 2019

Santa Barbara Museum of Art, California

May 30 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Santa Barbara Museum of Art Santa Barbara, CA United States + Google Map

In this special 50th-anniversary celebration of the movie, Geoff explains why it is indelibly imprinted on his consciousness and that of almost all British males of a certain age. This event includes film clips and, if watches can be synchronized correctly, perfectly matched readings from the book. Geoff’s earlier book on film, Zona, was about Andrei Tarkovsky’s Stalker, so it was perhaps inevitable that he should next devote his unique critical and stylistic energies to Brian G. Hutton’s Where Eagles…

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The Loft’s Wordplay, Minneapolis

May 11 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Loft Minneapolis, MN United States + Google Map

Geoff will be speaking about this new book Broadsword Calling Danny Boy: Watching Eagles Dare.

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Cinema Arts Centre, Huntington, New York

May 2 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cinema Arts Centre, 423 Park Ave
Huntington, NY 11743 United States
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Join acclaimed author Geoff Dyer for a funny and engaging multi-media exploration of the 1960s World War II movie Where Eagles Dare, a film he has loved since childhood, and the subject of his new book, "Broadsword Calling Danny Boy." For more information and tickets please click here.

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April 2019

LA Times Festival of Books 2019

April 13 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
USC, Hoffman Hall United States + Google Map

Geoff will be at the LA Times Festival of Books to talk about the relationship between literature and film. Geoff's latest book is Broadsword Calling Danny Boy, on the film Where Eagles Dare, starring Richard Burton and Clint Eastwood. Geoff will also be talking about his book Zona, on Tarkosvky's film Stalker.

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Film Forum, New York

April 7 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Film Forum, 209 W Houston
New York, NY 10014 United States
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Geoff Dyer will introduce a screening of Point Blank.

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Film Forum, New York

April 6 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Film Forum, 209 W Houston
New York, NY 10014 United States
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Geoff will be introducing a screening of 'Where Eagles Dare' (directed by Brian G Hutton, and starring Richard Burton and Clint Eastwood). He will be signing his new book Broadsword Calling Danny Boy: Watching Eagles Dare after the event.

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Center for Fiction, Brooklyn

April 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Center For Fiction, 15 Lafayette Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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Geoff will be reading from his new book Broadsword Calling Danny Boy (on Where Eagles Dare) and showing clips from the film, starring Richard Burton and Clint Eastwood.

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Spoonbill & Sugartown Booksellers

April 4 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Spoonbill & Sugartown Booksellers, 218 Bedford Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11249 United States
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Geoff will be speaking about this new book Broadsword Calling Danny Boy: Watching Eagles Dare.

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McNally Jackson, New York

April 3 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
McNally Jackson Independent Booksellers, 52 Prince Street
New York, NY United States
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Geoff will be discussing his new book Broadsword Calling Danny Boy: Watching 'Where Eagles Dare' (directed by Brian G Hutton, and starring Richard Burton and Clint Eastwood) with Sam Lipsyte.

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