Events Calendar

EU Prize Winning Author: Book Reading with David Machado

This event is free and open to all. Join us to hear some award-winning writing and a brief talk from the author. A Q&A will follow. 

Almodovar is in prison, Daniel is living in a van, and Xavier hasn't left the house is years.

David Machado's award-winning novel, The Shelf Life of Happiness, follows the story of three adult friends as they navigate and deteriorate under the stresses of Portugal's financial crisis of 2008. The novel won the EU Prize for Literature in 2019.

The ESC, in partnership with UNC Center for European Studies and Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh is delighted to present a reading from The Shelf Life of Happiness with David Machado.

Monday, April 8 at 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Carnegie Library-Oakland, South Wing Reading Room 4400 Forbes Ave Pgh, PA 15213

EU Prize Winning Author: Book Reading with David Machado

This event is free and open to all. Join us to hear some award-winning writing and a brief talk from the author. A Q&A will follow. 

Almodovar is in prison, Daniel is living in a van, and Xavier hasn't left the house is years.

David Machado's award-winning novel, The Shelf Life of Happiness, follows the story of three adult friends as they navigate and deteriorate under the stresses of Portugal's financial crisis of 2008. The novel won the EU Prize for Literature in 2019.

The ESC, in partnership with UNC Center for European Studies and Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh is delighted to present a reading from The Shelf Life of Happiness with David Machado.

Monday, April 8 at 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Carnegie Library-Oakland, South Wing Reading Room 4400 Forbes Ave Pgh, PA 15213