Beard On Books
Wed, March 07, 2012
The Beard House
Member Price: $0 Public Price: $0 Phone: 212.627.1111
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And I Shall Have Some Peace There: Trading in the Fast Lane for My Own Dirt Road
Former Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia editorial director Margaret Roach abandoned her big-city corporate life to find solitude and authenticity in nature. Her memoir, And I Shall Have Some Peace There: Trading in the Fast Lane for My Own Dirt Road, traces her inspiring journey.
Tickets to events held at the James Beard House cover the cost of food and a unique dining experience. Dinners are prepared by culinary masters from all regions of the United States and around the world. All alcoholic beverages are provided on a complimentary basis and are not included in the ticket price.
James Beard Foundation events permit guests age 21 and older.
Beard on Books is an ongoing monthly literary series featuring readings and discussions with some of the food world’s most celebrated authors. Acqua Panna and S.Pellegrino waters, Lavazza Coffee, and Green & Black’s Organic Chocolate will be served. Sweets provided by Three Tarts. Guests are also welcome to bring a brown-bag lunch. Books will be available for purchase from Mobile Libris. Suggested donation: $20 for nonstudents.