“If we weren’t related, I don’t think we’d be friends,” my sister once said to me. Yup, you can certainly count on relatives to be straight shooters. That’s especially true between sisters Olympia (“the pretty one”), Perri (“the perfect one”), and Gus (“the political one”), whose close relationship is put to the test after their mother ends up in the hospital. Tonight, author Lucinda Rosenfeld discusses her new book, The Pretty One: A Novel About Sisters, with literary critic Liesl Schillinger.
Tue., Feb. 26, 7 p.m., 2013