B.J. NOVAK

Thursday, February 13, 2014, 7:30 pm
Venue: Nourse Theater

Series: On Art & Politics

B.J. Novak is an actor, stand-up comedian, screenwriter, and director. Novak worked on the television series The Office, first as a writer and co-executive producer, and later as an actor.  Novak’s other television and film credits include Saving Mr. Banks, Inglourious Basterds, and the TV series The Mindy Project.  Novak’s new book is One More Thing: Stories and Other Stories.  Naturally, the stories are quite funny.  They also showcase Novak’s astonishing range and genuine curiosity, drawing comparisons to David Sedaris, Steve Martin and George Saunders.  Novak will talk about the collection with Paul Lancour.