Mystic River, Shutter Island author comes to campus Thursday

Dennis Lehane headshotDennis Lehane, author of Mystic RiverShutter Island and Gone, Baby, Gone, will speak on Thursday, Oct. 23, at 7:30 p.m. in the Tinkham Veale University Center Kelvin & Eleanor Smith Foundation Grand Ballroom. His appearance is the second lecture in the William N. Skirball Writer’s Center Stage Series, sponsored by the Cuyahoga County Public Library Foundation. Case Western Reserve University is the academic partner for this series.

A limited number of free student tickets will be available in person on the day of the event. Students can show their university ID at the university center’s first floor info desk to obtain a ticket to the event.

All others can buy tickets online at