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“Round Midnight” Screening and Book Signing

October 25 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm - Free

Maxine Gordon introduces the film “Round Midnight” (1986), starring her late husband, jazz saxophonist Dexter Gordon, who received an Oscar nomination for his performance. Gordon plays Dale Turner, a tenor saxophone player who leaves the U.S. for Paris in the 1950s. Directed by Bertrand Tavernier (runtime: 131 min., Rated R). Maxine Gordon will sign copies of her book, “Sophisticated Giant: The Life and Legacy of Dexter Gordon.”

Details

Date:
October 25
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
http://bit.ly/HRC-RoundMidnight

Organizer

Harry Ransom Center
Phone:
5124718944
Email:
info@hrc.utexas.edu
Website:
http://www.hrc.utexas.edu/

Venue

Harry Ransom Center
21st and Guadalupe Streets
Austin, TX 78712 United States
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