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Open Book / Open Mind: Patrick Radden Keefe, “Empire of Pain”
March 10, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pmFree
A virtual program. Join us for another top author conversation, followed by audience Q&A.
In conversation with D.T. Max. Two New Yorker staff writers discuss Keefe’s bestselling portrait of the Sackler dynasty, famous for their philanthropy and infamous for their part in making and marketing Oxycontin. Register now at bit.ly/OBOM_Keefe
“Unlike previous books on the [opioid] epidemic, “Empire of Pain” is focused on the wildly rich, ambitious and cutthroat family that built its empire first on medical advertising and later on painkillers. In his hands, their story becomes a great American morality tale about unvarnished greed dressed in ostentatious philanthropy.” —The New York Time
Register now at bit.ly/OBOM_Keefe