'Join The Conversation' With Amy Bloom and WSHU Public Radio/NPR

News Story: January 1, 2010
National Public Radio member station WSHU Public Radio will hold a special event featuring New York Times bestselling author Amy Bloom for a talk about her new book, Where The God Of Love Hangs Out, on Wednesday, January 27, 2010, at 7:00 pm, at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, CT. This event is part of WSHU’s popular lecture series, “Join the Conversation,” which puts noted authors together with public radio listeners for engaging, thought-provoking discussions. This event is free and open to the public. A book signing will follow her talk.

In this sensuous, funny, and heartbreaking new book, Amy Bloom explores the unexpected patterns that all forms of love and loss weave into our lives. With her dazzling prose, strong voice, and unmistakable and generous wit, this award-winning author takes readers to the margins and center of real people’s lives through this series of interconnected stories about the complexities of love, family, and friendship. Amy Bloom is the author of the New York Times bestseller Away, and two collections of prize-winning stories, Come To Me, and A Blind Man Can See How Much I Love You. She is a psychotherapist and teaches creative writing at Yale University. She lives in New Haven.

Talk/Book Signing:
Amy Bloom
Author of Where The God Of Love Hangs Out
Wednesday, January 27, 7:00 pm
University Commons, Sacred Heart University, Fairfield, CT

**Books will be available for purchase at the event. This event is free and open to the public, but reservations are required. There will be a $3.00 suggested donation at the door to benefit WSHU Public Radio. To make reservations, or for more information, go to www.wshu.org. This series is sponsored by Ikea and RTK Environmental Group.

WSHU/WSUF Public Radio Group is a not-for-profit, member-supported station which brings the best in public broadcasting to over 245,000* listeners in Long Island and Connecticut.  WSHU airs National Public Radio (NPR) programs such as Morning Edition, All Things Considered, and Car Talk, as well as Sunday Baroque, local classical music programming and in-depth news coverage on the following frequencies: WSHU 91.1 FM, WSUF 89.9 FM, WSHU 91.3 FM, WSHU 91.7 FM, WSHU 103.3 FM, WSUF 105.7 FM, WSHU 1260 AM, and www.wshu.org.* Source: Arbitron New York & Hartford/New Haven Fall 2007, P12+ M-Su 6a-12 midnight.