2:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Dolly’s is thrilled to welcome Justin Torres, author of the coming-of-age novel “We The Animals,” now a Sundance Film Festival 2018 NEXT premiere directed by Jeremiah Zagar. We The Animals, a national best seller, has been translated into 15 languages and was the recipient of an Indies Choice award as well as many other literary prize nominations. Set in New York, the book focuses on three brothers and the complicated family that surrounds them.
Justin Torres is a graduate of the Iowa Writer’s Workshop, and was named one of 2012’s 5 Under 35 by the National Book Foundation. He has published shot fiction in The New Yorker, Harper’s, Granta, The Washington Post and other publications. Learn more about him here: http://
Also check out the new film based on Justin’s book at this year’s Sundance Film Festival: www.sundance.org/projects/