Los Angeles, CA ??" Monday, June 9, 2008 ??" Lewis Black, author and comedian, will speak with writer Joel Stein on Thursday, June 19, 2008, at the Writers Guild Theater as a part of TOWN HALL???s ongoing Writers Bloc series.
Black???s latest work, ???Me of Little Faith, is an exploration of the effects of religion and faith on his life. In more than two dozen essays that investigate everything from the differences between how Christians and Jews celebrate their holidays, to the politics of faith, to people's individual search for transcendence, Black explores his unique odyssey through religion and belief.
Black performs over 200 nights a year to sold-out audiences throughout Europe,
Stein began his career as a writer and researcher for ???Martha Stewart Living. Stein joined TIME in August 1997. He gained notice for his celebrity Q&As and for his anecdotal humor columns. Prior to moving to
Throughout its 70-year history, TOWN HALL has hosted discussions with notable authors such as Carl Sagan and Ray Bradbury. This year, TOWN HALL???s Writer???s Bloc welcomed actor and author Steve Martin, and welcomes back Gore Vidal on June 24.
All accredited members of the media are invited to cover this event.
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