Cuesta College Book of the Year
in partnership with SLO County Public Library SLO Reads Program
Life Animated: A Story of Sidekicks, Heroes, and Autism
by Ron Suskind
Author of Life Animated: A Story of Sidekicks, Heroes, and Autism will visit Cuesta College for a lecture and book signing
Monday, March 19, 2018, 5- 6:30 p.m.
Cuesta’s Cultural and Performing Arts Center, SLO campus
Author reception to follow 6:30-8 p.m.
Cuesta College Library, SLO Campus
Campus map: http://www.cuesta.edu/about/maps/index.html
Most events free and open to the public, Ron Suskin Event at the CPAC General Admission: $10.00. Students free, contact Mallory Cronan, firstname.lastname@example.org for student and reception RSVP. Tickets now available: cpactickets.cuesta.edu, Performing Events Ticket Line: 805 546-3198.
Renowned author and speaker Ron Suskind will be on campus to discuss his recent memoir
Life Animated: A Story of Sidekicks, Heroes, and Autism. A Pulitzer Prize–winning
journalist and respected political analyst, Suskind turns his attention to his own
family in this moving narrative which chronicles their resilience and perseverance
when their world is turned upside down as younger son, Owen, is diagnosed with autism
at age of 3.
Book of the Year is a program of the Academic Senate of Cuesta College and the SLO County Public Library SLO Reads Program. Sponsored by Cuesta College Friends of the Library, Cuesta Student Equity Fund and the San Luis Obispo County Library.