PostSecret Live: Featuring Frank Warren, founder and curator of the PostSecret Project
(Posted on January 26, 2012)
7:30 p.m., Thursday, February 2, 2012
Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts
Who: Frank Warren is sole founder and curator of the PostSecret Project. Mr. Warren's first book, "PostSecret: Extraordinary Confessions from Ordinary Lives" (ReganBooks), became a New York Times best-seller. His subsequent books include "My Secret: A PostSecret Book," "The Secret Lives of Men and Women: A PostSecret Book," and the most recent, "A Lifetime of Secrets." In 2009, the PostSecret book "PostSecret: Confessions on Life, Death, and God," reached #1 on the New York Times best-seller list.
What: The PostSecret Project is a collection of over 500,000 highly personal and artfully decorated postcards mailed anonymously from around the world, displaying the soulful secrets we never voice. In 2006, Mr. Warren's PostSecret website (which has received more than 450 million hits) was awarded six weblog awards including "Best American Blog" and "Blog of the Year." His traveling exhibition of PostSecret cards was called by the Washington Post, "One of the five best art shows in 2005."
When: 7:30 p.m., Thursday, February 2, 2012.
Where: Fairfield University's Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts, Fairfield, CT
Admission: $20. Free to Fairfield University students, faculty and staff with a StagCard. The Quick Center Box Office: (203) 254-4010, or toll-free 1-877-ARTS-396. (1-877-278-7396).
Sponsoring Organizations: The Inter-Residential Housing Association with special recognition to Residence Life, University Activities, the Dean of Students Office, Student Diversity Programs, the Office of Student Development, and New Student Programs.
Location: The Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts is located on the campus of Fairfield University at 1073 North Benson Road in Fairfield, Connecticut. Entrance to the Quick Center is through the Barlow Road gate at 200 Barlow Road. Free, secure parking is available. Access for people with disabilities is available throughout the Quick Center for audience members and performers. Hearing amplification devices are available upon request at the Box Office. Fairfield University is located off exit 22 of Interstate-95. For further information and directions, call (203) 254-4010 or 1-877-278-7396, or visit www.fairfield.edu/quick
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