The Plague Year: Pulitzer Prize Winner Lawrence Wright in Conversation with the Texas Tribune’s Evan Smith
10:00 am - 10:45 am
Thursday, October 28, 2021

Texas Writer Award recipient (2011) and New York Times bestselling author Lawrence Wright returns to the Texas Book Festival to discuss The Plague Year: America in the Time of Covid, an exploration of the medical, economic, political, and social origins and implications of the COVID pandemic.

  • Moderator: Evan Smith, Texas Tribune CEO and cofounder and Texas Writer Award recipient (2006)
  • Format: This is a live, virtual event on CrowdCast (RSVP link above).
  • Chat: Feel free to use the chat box in CrowdCast to share your thoughts and virtually cheer for and share kudos with the session’s participants! Disorderly comments will be removed immediately. Please refer to the code of conduct.
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Lawrence Wright, The Plague Year: America in the Time of Covid


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