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An Evening With Andy Weir

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  • WHEN Thursday, December 7, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
  • WHERE Price Center Theater - UC San Diego, 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093
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  • AGES All ages
  • COST $40 - $70

Join the Arthur C. Clarke Center for Human Imagination at UC San Diego for the launch of the much-anticipated new novel by Andy Weir, #1 New York Times best-selling author of "The Martian". Weir will discuss "Artemis"—a crime caper set on the moon, in a near-future world that Weir builds with his trademark rich, scientifically accurate detail.

Artemis is the first only city on the moon. If you aren't a tourist or an eccentric billionaire, life in this fledgling new territory is tough. Providence and imperial dreams have been nickel-and-dimed from those who have called the moon their home. That's why Jazz doesn't rely on her day-job. She moonlights, instead, as a smuggler, and gets along okay with small-time contraband that is, until the chance to commit the perfect crime presents itself.

Weir will discuss Artemis with Dr. Erik Viirre, Associate Director of the Clarke Center and the Medical and Technical Director of the Qualcomm Tricorder XPRIZE.

Book signing to follow. Copies will be available for purchase.

For more information, visit Imagination.UCSD.edu.

Dates and times of events are subject to change without notice. Always check the event organizer's website for the most updated schedule before attending.

Promotional graphic courtesy of the Clark Center for Human Imagination.

Above: Promotional graphic courtesy of the Clark Center for Human Imagination.

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