Through the story of an ordinary man unwittingly drawn into a senseless murder on an Algerian beach, Camus explored what he termed "the nakedness of man faced with the absurd." First published in 1946; now in a new translation by Matthew Ward.
A New York Times Notable Book of 2015 Michiko Kakutani, The Top Books of 2015, "New York Times"" TIME Magazine"Top Ten Books of 2015 "Publishers Weekly"Best Books of the Year Financial TimesBest Books of the Year A tour-de-force reimagining of Camus s"The Stranger," from the point of view of the mute Arab victims. " The New Yorker"
"One of the best novels I've read this century. Kate Atkinson is a marvel. There aren't enough breathless adjectives to describe LIFE AFTER LIFE: Dazzling, witty, moving, joyful, mournful, profound."--Gillian Flynn, author of Gone Girl What if you could live again and again, until you got it right?
He will discuss every aspect of writing a great script: structure, character, dialogue, adaptations from other medium, plus selling one's work. The afternoon will include a screening and analysis of Hitchcock's classic Rear Window.