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      Susan Steinberg presents Machine, in conversation with Sebastian Matthews in Asheville


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      September 23, 2019

      Monday   6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

      55 Haywood Street
      Asheville, North Carolina 28801

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      Susan Steinberg presents Machine, in conversation with Sebastian Matthews

      A haunting story of guilt and blame in the wake of a drowning, the first novel by the author of Spectacle

      Susan Steinberg's first novel, Machine, is a dazzling and innovative leap forward for a writer whose most recent book, Spectacle, gained her a rapturous following. Machine revolves around a group of teenagers--both locals and wealthy out-of-towners--during a single summer at the shore. Steinberg captures the pressures and demands of this world in a voice that effortlessly slides from collective to singular, as one girl recounts a night on which another girl drowned. Hoping to assuage her guilt and evade a similar fate, she pieces together the details of this tragedy, as well as the breakdown of her own family, and learns that no one, not even she, is blameless.

      Cost: Free -

      Categories: Literary & Books

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