Fredrik Backman, Swedish Novelist
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Fredrik Backman is well known in book club circles as the #1 New York Times bestselling author of A Man Called Ove. Backman comes to Pittsburgh from his native Sweden with a brand new novel Us Against You, a follow up to Beartown. In this story of a small forest town, Fredrik Backman has found the entire world.
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Price: $28, which includes a hardcover copy of Backman’s latest book, Us Against You, or $40 for two tickets and one copy of the book.
Tickets may be purchased online, by phone, or at the door from 6:00 p.m. on the day of the event.
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A book signing will follow the lecture. A selection of backlist titles and the author’s current book will be available for sale from Classic Lines.
4400 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Parking for the Carnegie Music Hall and the Carnegie Library Lecture Hall is available at the Carnegie Museums in Oakland.
The museum operates a six-level parking facility for cars and small vans. The entrance is located at the intersection of S. Craig Street and Forbes Avenue.
Parking for most events is $6 for the whole evening. Pay stations that take credit cards are located at the exit gates, in the Carnegie Museum of Art (near the Carnegie Cafe’s first floor restrooms), and in the Portal Entry.
For Ten Evenings the parking is cash-only, pay upon entry, to ease the traffic flow when leaving the lecture.
There is free street parking in the City of Pittsburgh after 6 p.m. Please note that this does not apply to private lots, such as the ones owned by CMU.
You can check the on-street parking meters to confirm that you are in a location where parking is free after 6 p.m.
To ensure we can accommodate your request, please identify any accessibility needs via phone or email prior to the lecture.
To ensure we can accommodate your request, please identify any accessibility needs via phone or email prior to the lecture.View less