An Evening with Adrian Nicole LeBlanc

An Evening with Adrian Nicole LeBlanc

10 October 2013 - 12:00am
7:00 PM
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Adrian Nicole LeBlanc is the author of Random Family: Love, Drugs, Trouble, and Coming of Age in the Bronx. The 2003 book is the product almost 11 years of the journalist immersing herself in the daily lives of the young women and men drawn through poverty to the drug trade. Janet Maslin of The New York Times wrote that the book "exerts the fascination of a classic, unflinching documentary." A native of Leominster, LeBlanc has earned degrees from Smith College, Oxford, and Yale Law School; she also has received the prestigious MacArthur Fellowship.