Evening With Douglas Kennedy

Douglas Kennedy
Douglas Kennedy

Visit the Library for Foreign Literature on Wednesday, November 26th, 7:30 p.m. for an evening with an award-winning American novelist Douglas Kennedy, author of the novels on screen Woman in the Fifth (starring Ethan Hawke) and The Big Picture (film L’Homme qui voulait vivre sa vie, starring Catherine Deneuve). In 2009, he received the first “Grand Prix du Figaro”.

* This event will take place in the “Oval Hall” at Nikoloyamskaya, 6.

Toastmasters/Public Speaking Club

toastmastersJoin us on  Tuesday, November, 25 at 7 p.m. for  Moscow Toastmasters/Public Speaking Club! This club is a structured club to help members learn better public speaking and presentation skills, and is a registered part of the International Toastmasters Club. This club does have its own six-month membership fee, which is collected and used exclusively by Toastmasters International (and not by American Center or the All-Russia Library for Foreign Literature). First meeting open to all.

AMC Creative Writing Club: NaNoWriMo – Let’s Write a Story Together!

Join AMC Creative Writing Club this Saturday, November 22 at 4 p.m.! Last time we’ve learnt the basics of constructive lit-crit, and now we are going to apply these skills to analyzing the short story written by one of our club members. Take a copy of the story at the Circulation desk in the American Center, and prepare your critical commentary in advance. And remember, you still have time to write your own story in November! To learn more, visit our page!