4/10/12

An Evening with Jim Mellow, Wed. April 11, 6:30pm



An Evening with Jim Mellow
Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at 6:30 pm.

25 pieces of original art by Jim Mellow will be on display at HCH Library, with a reception, remarks and readings from Mellow's works, followed by discussion.

Jim Mellow, a 40 year resident of Clinton, was the 1983 National Book Award winner for his biography, Nathaniel Hawthorne in His Times.  Mellow also penned, Charmed Circle: Gertrude Stein & Co. as well as biographies on Hemingway, Scott & Zelda Fitzgerald and depression era photographer Walker Evans. In addition to his books, Jim Mellow was the editor of Arts Magazine and Industrial Design Magazine. He was a feature writer for The New York Times Magazine, The New York Times Book Review, Art International,  Art Critic and Architectural Digest. 

Mellow's longtime partner Augie Carpaccio will host for an evening of Mellow's art and literature.


The Henry Carter Hull Library
10 Killingworth Turnpike Clinton, CT 06413
www.hchlibrary.org 860-669-2342