may, 2014

2014tue20may7:30 pmFeaturedEric Schlosser7:30 pm

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Friends of the Central Library welcomes Eric Schlosser to Syracuse on Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 7:30pm.


Eric Schlosser, is an American journalist and author known for his bestselling book, Fast Food Nation, an exposé on the unsanitary and discriminatory practices of the fast food industry. Fast Food Nation evolved from a two-part article in Rolling Stone. Schlosser helped adapt his book into a 2006 film directed by Richard Linklater. The film opened November 19, 2006. Schlosser is credited as co-screenwriter and executive producer. He has written Chew On This (2006, with Charles Wilson). He also wrote the 2003 book Reefer Madness, a three part book that discusses the history and current trade of marijuana, the use of migrant workers in California strawberry fields, and the American pornography industry and its history.



(Tuesday) 7:30 pm