Jeannette Walls is a writer and journalist best known for her telling memoir, "The Glass Castle," in which she details her unconventional, poverty-stricken childhood. Jeannette Walls’ struggles and triumphs tell a resilient story that is both heartbreaking and fascinating.
As a journalist, Walls has worked for Brooklyn newspaper The Phoenix, New York Magazine and MSNBC, where she is still a regular contributor.
Please join Distinguished Lecture Series, in collaboration with the Chadbourne Residential Community and the Center For the Humanities, for an evening with Jeannette Walls. The doors to Memorial Union's Shannon Hall will open at 6:30 PM.
Lecture is open and FREE to both students and the public, and will end with a 30 minute Q&A.