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Our Love for “Natural Storyteller” Neil Gaiman

In anticipation of Neil Gaiman’s upcoming Austin evening (July 6th!), Long Center Education & Outreach Manager and undoubtedly HUGE Neil Gaiman fan Becky Liendo takes over our blog to discuss Neil’s upcoming engagement, his incredible career, and his unparalleled influence on the literary world. And added bonus—catch BookPeople in the lobby with pre-signed books for purchase! Read More ›

Neil Gaiman | The Long Center for the Performing Arts

“Amaze, Befuddle and Generally Delight” — Literary Renaissance Man Neil Gaiman Returns to the Long Center

Pull up a chair and stoke the fire–we’re pleased to welcome author, graphic novelist, essayist and overall world creator Neil Gaiman back to the Long Center, July 6. We trust you know what to do, and by that we mean we know you’ll snag your tickets as soon as possible because they will sell out. Read More ›

Fran Lebowitz | The Long Center for the Performing Arts

Let Fran Tell It Like It Is — She’s Really Really Good At It

With no cell phone, no computer, and no wish to touch technology in any way, shape or form, Fran Lebowitz is surprisingly pervasive in today’s culture. Probably because she’s so opinionated. There’s just something about Fran’s class act of witty observation that gets people listening, laughing and nodding along. But the best way to explain Fran is to let Fran explain herself. Read More ›