'The Burglar' Screening and Book Club with the Art Alliance Writers' Workshop and Lightbox Film Center at UArts
November 14, 2019
Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020, 6 p.m. screening; 7:30 p.m. book discussion
Art Alliance at University of the Arts
251 S. 18th St.
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Join the Art Alliance Writers' Workshop and Lightbox Film Center at UArts on Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020 as we dive into noir writer David Goodis's The Burglar, a story of love, seduction and betrayal among a family of thieves. At 6 p.m. Lightbox presents a screening of the 1957 film adaption of The Burglar starring Jayne Mansfield and Dan Duryea; at 7:30 p.m. following the film UArts Creative Writing Faculty and Art Alliance Writers' Workshop Coordinator Steven Kleinman will facilitate a discussion of the book.
Invisible City Programming Series
With UArts Creative Writing Faculty Steven Kleinman
The Art Alliance Writers' Workshop is a creative alternative to the traditional MFA writing program. It is an intensive one-year certificate program taught by leading University of the Art Creative Writing faculty that is completed on a part-time basis.
Steven Kleinman is a senior lecturer in Critical Studies and Creative Writing at University of the Arts and serves as coordinator for the Art Alliance Writers' Workshop. His poems and reviews have appeared in The American Poetry Review, The Gettysburg Review, The Iowa Review, Oversound, American Literary Review, Tikkun and other journals. He has received support from the Bread Loaf Writers' Conferences and he is a contributing editor at The American Poetry Review.