Michael Chabon

Michael Chabon by Dev Sarah Lee

Words and Ideas

Michael Chabon—Pops: Fatherhood in Pieces

In Conversation with David Ulin

Wednesday, June 13, 8:00 p.m.

About the Program

Book Soup at the Skirball! In anticipation of Father’s Day, join Michael Chabon—celebrated author of The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay, Manhood for Amateurs, and Moonglow—as he talks about his new collection of heartfelt, humorous, and insightful essays on the meaning of fatherhood with author David Ulin (former Los Angeles Times book editor).

Centered around Chabon’s experience minding his thirteen-year-old son at Paris Men’s Fashion Week in 2016, the collection features gems on the magic and mysteries of fatherhood. Whether you know the joy and struggles of being a father, or were shaped by one, you will find a home in these stunning essays.

 A book signing follows the program.