DUNWOODY, Ga. — The Marcus Jewish Community Center has announced Pulitzer Prize-winning humorist Dave Barry and New York Times bestselling author Adam Mansbach will speak Sept. 26.

Barry and Mansbach, co-authors of “A Field Guide to the Jewish People,” along with Alan Zweibel, will talk and sign books Thursday, Sept. 26 at 7:30 p.m. at MJCCA, at 5342 Tilly Mill Road in Dunwoody. 

Barry is a humor writer whose work has appeared in hundreds of newspapers. The New York Times has pronounced him the funniest man in America. Raised in a suburb of New York, educated in a suburb of Philadelphia, he lives now in a suburb of Miami. 

Adam Mansbach is a novelist, screenwriter and cultural critic. He is a bestselling author who lives in Berkeley, Calif.

The “Prologue to the Book Festival” and “Page from the Book Festival” events hosted by MJCCA bring a prestigious array of authors to the Atlanta community before the Book Festival begins in November. 

Tickets are $18 to $35. For information, visit atlantajcc.org/bookfestival or call 678.812.4002.

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