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Virtual Author Talk with Jena Friedman


Academy Award-nominated comedian, filmmaker and writer Jena Friedman will give a virtual talk on Wednesday, May 10 at 8 PM. 

Jena's career has seen her write and produce for The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, the Late Show with David Letterman, and the Oscar-nominated Borat Subsequent Moviefilm. The essays in Friedman's debut collection, Not Funny, released April 18, address a wide range of topics, from sexism and cancel culture to celebrity worship. 

Register here to attend this talk. Registration is required to receive the Zoom link.

This talk will be hosted through Zoom. In addition to enjoying the talk, you'll have the opportunity to participate in a Q&A with the author and may submit questions while registering. 

Jena Friedman is a comedian, filmmaker, and creator of AMC’s Indefensible and Soft Focus with Jena Friedman on Adult Swim. She has worked on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, Late Show with David Letterman, and her writing has appeared in The New Yorker, ARTNET, and The Guardian. She was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay and won a Writer’s Guild of America award for her work on Borat Subsequent Moviefilm. She splits her time between Los Angeles and New York.

Wednesday, May 10, 2023
8:00pm - 9:00pm
  Virtual Events  
This is an online event. Event URL: https://libraryc.org/buckslib/26318/register