14 Books to Blockbuster Films Featured Presenter Tod Goldberg, Director of the Low Residency MFA, UCR, and a New York Times bestselling author of several books of fiction, including Gangsterland, a finalist for the Hammett prize. A sequel to Gangsterland was released in 2017. UCR Osher Presents The series will focus on books-to-film selections that have had the distinct honor to receive multiple nominations, including best picture, best director, and best-adapted screenplay. Film and book selections span the eras and you are encouraged to read the books from the reading list prior to each screening. There will be a brief review and lecture before the screening, followed by a discussion after the screening. UCR Palm Desert Center 75-080 Frank Sinatra Drive Enrollment is limited. To reserve your space, select from the list on page 19 or call (951) 827-4105 or (760) 834-0997 or go to www.extension.ucr.edu Series Schedule and Reading List Tuesday, January 30, 2018  6–8:30 p.m. Film: My Fair Lady Based on: Pygmalion, a story by George Bernard Shaw Tuesday, February 27, 2018  6–8:30 p.m. Film: The Silence of the Lambs Book: The Silence of the Lambs, by Thomas Harris Tuesday, March 27, 2018  6–8:30 p.m. Film: Arrival Based on: Story of Your Life, by Ted Chiang Series Registration Fee $35 full series (includes parking and theater snacks) Section: 173-CCS-205