An Evening With David Sedaris

October 21, 2022 @ 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Millsaps College Recital Hall

1701 North State Street
Jackson, MS 39202

An Evening With David Sedaris

Millsaps College Recital Hall

1701 North State Street
Jackson, MS 39202

  • Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Overview

David Sedaris is one of America’s pre-eminent humor writers. He is a master of satire and one of today’s most observant writers.

There are over 16 million copies of his books in print and they have been translated into 32 languages. He has been awarded the Terry Southern Prize for Humor, Thurber Prize for American Humor, Jonathan Swift International Literature Prize for Satire and Humor, Time 2001 Humorist of the Year Award, as well as the Medal for Spoken Language from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. In March 2019 he was elected as a member into the American Academy of Arts and Letters. In 2020 the New York Public Library voted Me Talk Pretty One Day one of the 125 most important books of the last 125 years.