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    Lynchburg Reads: Indian Cuisine Dinner and Yann Martel Live Video Chat

    An Evening with Yann Martel: Indian Cuisine Lynchburg Reads Dinner and Live Video Chat 

    Life of Pi is at once a realistic, rousing adventure and a meta-tale of survival that explores the redemptive power of storytelling and the transformative nature of fiction. It's a story, as one character puts it, to make you believe in God.

    • Awarded Man Booker Prize for Fiction (2002)
    • Selection for 2003 Canada Reads program
    • Awarded Asian/Pacific American Award for Literature (2004)
    • Made into film, directed by Ang Lee, in 2012.  Lee was awarded the 2013 Academy Award for Best Director for Life of Pi.

    Join us on Thursday, March 14th, for two special evening events highlighting Life of Pi and Yann Martel, sponsored by Friends of the Lynchburg Library and Randolph College.

    Indian Cuisine Lynchburg Reads Dinner
    Thursday, March 14th, at 6 p.m.
    Smith Banquet Hall, Randolph College
    Please call 455-6330 by March 6th to reserve your tickets.  $20 per person.

    Live Video Chat with Yann Martel
    Thursday, March 14th, at 7:15 p.m.
    Join us for a live video chat with Life of Pi's author, Yann Martel.  Taking place in the Smith Hall Theatre of Randolph College at 7:30 p.m.  This event is free and open to the public. 

    Discover more Lynchburg Reads 2013 events, including an online book club group, a panel focusing on the religious themes found in Life of Pi and featuring discussants from local colleges, and an art contest. 

    Additional Information regarding the Live Video Chat with the Author