Acclaimed author Russell Banks will talk about Jack Kerouac and read from his own fiction on Thursday, Sept. 30, 7 pm, at the UMass Lowell Inn & Conference Center. His novels include “Continental Drift,” “Affliction,” “Cloudsplitter,” and “The Reserve.” A book-signing will follow.
Admission is free for students and seniors; $10 for the public. Contact email@example.com for reservations. The program will be in the Junior Ballroom of the ICC, 50 Warren St., Lowell.