Ahavath Torah Congregation presents
Author, Screenwriter, Academy Award Nominee
And Founder of Pajamas Media
Roger L. Simon to speak at Ahavath Torah
"Through the Hollywood Lens: Reflections on American Values - Past, Present, and Future"
Monday, June 2, 2014 at 7:30PM. The cost is $20 Cash or Check - payable at the door, $15 advance registration at http://atchausmanrogersimon.eventbrite.com
Los Angeles-based Roger L. Simon is the author of ten novels, including the prize-winning Moses Wine detective series, and seven screenplays, including Enemies: A Love Story for which he was nominated for an Academy Award. The 2012 Academy Award-nominated release A Better Life was based on his original story. He served as president of the West Coast branch of PEN and as a member of the Board of Directors of the Writers Guild of America. Mr. Simon was on the faculty of the American Film Institute and the Sundance Institute. He is a graduate of Dartmouth College and the Yale School of Drama. In February 2009, he published his first non-fiction book - Turning Right at Hollywood and Vine: The Perils of Coming Out Conservative in Tinseltown.
Ahavath Torah Congregation, 1179 Central Street, Stoughton, MA 781.344.8733