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The Spectacle of Let – the Oliet and Obit: Book and Author Discussion


WHEN: Tuesday, June 6, 2017 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. ET

WHERE: Bipartisan Policy Center, 1225 Eye Street NW, Suite 1000, Washington, DC, 20005

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Open Sam Zamarripa’s novel, The Spectacle of Let – the Oliet and Obit, and embark on a literary journey through the imaginative work of his protagonist, Otto Cristóbal Almeida, and his mysterious manuscript, The Voice of the Looking Mountains, a book within a book.

Join BPC for a discussion with Jason Grumet and Sam Zamarripa on his debut novel that reimagines the unbound possibilities of a single word. We invite you to participate in a stimulating cross-cultural conversation that explores current bipartisan policy issues. 

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Sam Zamarripa
Author, The Spectacle of Let – the Oliet and Obit; Entrepreneur; Former state senator of Atlanta, Georgia. Sam has a long history of public service, was the first Hispanic to serve in the Georgia state senate, and is a Trustee of the Annie E. Casey Foundation and a Lifetime Trustee of Syracuse University.

Moderated by:

Jason Grumet
President, Bipartisan Policy Center