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Struggles to Victory - a book by Canaan Kennedy

At 17, Canaan Kennedy wanted to know how his grandparents and parents fulfilled their dreams. This book chronicles what he discovered.

Struggles to Victory - a book by Canaan Kennedy

At 17, Canaan Kennedy wanted to know how his grandparents and parents fulfilled their dreams. This book chronicles what he discovered.

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Last updated April 19, 2015
 

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    Receive a copy, signed by Adam P. Kennedy, of his Obie-Award-winning collaboration with Adrienne Kennedy, "Sleep Deprivation Chamber". "In SLEEP DEPRIVATION CHAMBER, which Ms. Kennedy wrote with her son, Adam, the location of what the author once called the 'funnyhouse of a Negro' has shifted from a haunted interior landscape to a world that is crushingly real…This is the stuff of nightmares from which a person can never wake up completely." —NY Times

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    Receive a copy of "Mom, How Did You Meet the Beatles?", signed by Adam P. Kennedy. A mother separated from her husband moves to London in the mid-1960s, hoping to meet John Lennon’s publisher. The story includes encounters with notables from the social and artistic elite such as Laurence Olivier, James Earl Jones, James Baldwin, and of course, The Beatles. Based on the real-life experiences of Adrienne Kennedy.

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    Although we’ll be publishing mostly via online distribution channels, there will be limited editions of the printed text. Anyone who digs this deep will get a hard copy of the completed book by Canaan Kennedy. Get this now before he becomes a renowned journalist.

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    For this amount, we’ll send you your choice of one of Adrienne Kennedy’s plays, signed by the playwright.

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    Power up your computer – Adam P. Kennedy and Canaan Kennedy will have a video chat with you for half an hour. Ask them anything, from questions about their work to, well, anything. Chats limited to half an hour.

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    You’ll have an extremely rare opportunity to speak with Adrienne Kennedy by phone. Calls are limited to half an hour. We’ll collect your questions and send them to Adrienne prior to your conversation. This is an extraordinary chance for you to talk with a legend of American theatre, from her home to yours.

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