The Metropolitan Library System’s Library Endowment Trust is honored to bring P.J. O'Rourke to Oklahoma City as the featured speaker for the 13th annual Literary Voices™ dinner. O'Rourke is a well-known American political satirist, journalist, writer, and author. He is the bestselling author of 18 books including The CEO of the Sofa, The Bachelor's Home Companion, Holidays in Heck and his most recent title, The Baby Boom: How It Got That Way (It Wasn't My Fault) (And I'll Never Do It Again). His book about Washington, Parliament of Whores, and his book about international conflict and crisis, Give War a Chance, both reached #1 on the New York Times bestseller list.
Literary Voices will be held on Tuesday, April 14th, 2015, at the Oklahoma City Golf & Country Club starting at 7:00 p.m. The chair and co-chair for the event are Cindi Shelby and Catherine Armitage.
The dinner benefits the Library Endowment Trust, which helps to support the Metropolitan Library System by providing additional funding for programs, materials, and services. This year's event will also honor Mrs. Donna Morris as the recipient of the 2015 Lee B. Brawner Lifetime Achievement Award for her outstanding work on behalf of libraries and literacy in our community.
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