Monday, January 31, 2005

In Shreveport on Wed., Feb. 23: Andrei Codrescu

NPR commentator and author Andrei Codrescu is America's favorite Mork.

He will speak at Caddo Magnet High School, Shreveport, Wed., Feb. 23, at 6:30 pm.

Romanian-born, he is today a citizen of Louisiana and, additionally, of America. He teaches at LSU, according to a recent bio, and resides in both New Orleans and Baton Rouge.

His visit to Caddo Magnet High School is sponsored by the Mary Jane Malone Lecture Series. The Malone family memorial has brought to Caddo Magnet High and to Shreveport authors such as Edward Albee, Miller Williams, Sylvia Nasar, William Joyce and Ernest Gaines.

Codrescu's talk is free and open to the public. More info: Caddo Magnet High School, 221-2501.


Noma said...

Best that you keep an eye on ol' Andre Undressu. He has a reputation (well-earned) for seduction. Watch that the kiddies don't get too close. And if he says "hot tub," RUN!!!

Anonymous said...

"NPR commentator and author Andrei Codrescu is America's favorite Mork."

Robin Williams was my favorite Mork!
Na-Noo Na-Noo!