Let’s Discuss It!: Beth Macy, Journalist & Author of Dopesick
Wednesday, 8/21, 7p
UD Township Community Rooms (upstairs)
Ticket prices: $10 for admission only. $17 for admission & paperback copy of Dopesick
In their thirteenth collaborative Let’s Discuss It! author event the Upper Dublin and Wissahickon Valley Public Libraries invite you to an evening with award winning journalist and author Beth Macy as she discusses her nonfiction book Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company that Addicted America. An instant New York Times and indie bestseller, Dopesick is the only book to fully chart the devastating opioid crisis in America: “a harrowing, deeply compassionate dispatch from the heart of a national emergency” (New York Times) from a bestselling author and journalist who has lived through it.
A NYT bestseller, Dopesick has been awarded many prized including Chicago Tribune Best Book of the Year, Atlanta Journal-Constitution’s Best Southern Books of 2018, LA Times Book Prize for Science & Technology Winner, and American Society of Addiction Medicine Annual Media Award Winner.
Plus! Author Q&A, book signing and additional books for sale to follow.
Beth Macy is the author of the widely acclaimed and bestselling books Dopesick, Truevine and Factory Man.
Based in Roanoke, Virginia for three decades, Beth’s reporting has won more than a dozen national awards, including a Nieman Fellowship for Journalism at Harvard.
In partnership with Towne Book Center & Cafe