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News Archives - 2006

Convocation, Feb. 14, novelist and screenwriter, Judith Guest

February, 2006

Tuesday, February 14
11 a.m. “The Power and Responsibilities of the Individual Artist.”
Hoversten Chapel, Foss Center.

Judith Guest, novelist and screenwriter, lives in the Twin Cities area and is the author of “Ordinary People” which was published in 1978 and has sold close to 90 thousand hardcover copies. It also won the Janet Heidegger Kafka Award for best first novel and was made into a major motion picture in 1980, directed by Robert Redford, winning four Academy Awards. Her other novels include “Killing Time in St. Cloud” and “Seventh Heaven.”