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  • David Frum on Wednesday, January 31, 2018 @ 6:00 PM, Bomhard Theater
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  • David Frum Screening on Wednesday, January 31, 2018 @ 6:00 PM, North Lobby
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  • Location: The Kentucky Center, 501 W Main St - GET DIRECTIONS
  • Date(s): Wednesday, January 31st @ 6:00 PM
  • Ages: All ages
  • Price: $25.00 Interview | $120.00 Dinner + Interview | $10.00 Screening
  • Running Time: 1 hour with Q&A following
  • Access Services: Accessible Seating, Assistive Listening System
    502-566-5111 (V) or 502-566-5140 (TTY)?
    • Wheelchair Accessible
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The University of Louisville Kentucky Author Forum series is produced by Mary Moss Greenebaum, and is sponsored by Brown-Forman, and The Humana Foundation.

Each live Kentucky Author Forum is taped by KET; the Forum interviews air as “Great Conversations” on PBS member stations nationwide.


Show Details

Kentucky Author Forum Presents
David Frum, author of
Trumpocracy: The Corruption of the American Republic

Interviewer- David Jolly, former U.S. Representative (R-FL)

Because of the tremendous response to this event, Kentucky Author Forum has arranged for additional general seating in the North Lobby at The Kentucky Center. The interview will be shown in this location on a wide screen, with live audio feed from the Bomhard Theater. This screening will go on sale on January 5th.

David Frum is senior editor at The Atlantic and the author of nine books. In 2001-2002, he served as speechwriter and special assistant to President George W. Bush. Trumpocracy, which will be published in January, enlarges on Frum’s March 2017 “How to Build an Autocracy” column in The Atlantic, explaining how Donald Trump has undermined America’s most important institutions, and how his actions will reverberate in America’s future.

5:00 PM - Carmichael's Book Sale - Wine & Cheese provided by Brown-Forman
6:00 PM - Interview in the Bomhard Theater
7:00 PM - Q & A
A $25 ticket includes the above three events
8:15 PM - Dinner in honor of the Author will take place at Humana’s 25th Floor
A $120* package ticket includes the above three events plus dinner with author & interviewer
*$50 tax deductible, with proceeds to nonprofit Kentucky Author Forum

Kentucky Center Members, order through the Hotlines to receive your FULL BENEFITS, including waived fees. MembersFirst ($100-499 donors), call (502) 566-5144. CenterCircle Members ($500+), call (502) 566-5195. Hotlines are open M-F, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Members can purchase tickets for this show starting Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at 9:00 AM by calling the Membership Hotline.

SCENE at the Center, our small plates eatery, offers bar and food service two hours prior to most performances in Whitney Hall and the Bomhard Theater. Kitchen service ends as the curtain rises, but beverage service will continue throughout the performances and extend through midnight on Friday and Saturday nights.