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Posted on: May 31, 2023

[ARCHIVED] Malibu Library Speaker Series Local Author Series June 13, 7PM


2023 Malibu Library Speaker Series Showcase: Local Author Series Featuring Diane Peterson and Leslie Klinger, June 13 

The 2023 Malibu Library Speaker Series continues with the Local Author Series featuring a free evening of discussion with Diane Peterson and Leslie Klinger on Tuesday, June 13, 7:00 PM at the Malibu Library. 

“The Malibu Library Speaker Series enriches the life of our community with cultural and literary events that educate, inspire and entertain,” said Mayor Bruce Silverstein. “The series is free to the general public, and we hope that many of our residents are able to attend and benefit from the Local Author Series, which showcases some of the incredible talent within our own community.”

Diane Peterson has been a professional stuntwoman for more than 40 years. She is past president of the Former Stuntwomen's Association of Motion Pictures and has worked in over 200 movies and television shows. She has film credits as a stunt double for Sharon Stone, Jessica Lange, Faye Dunaway, Diane Keaton, Farrah Fawcett, Michele Pfeiffer, and hundreds of other actresses. Take an exciting journey with Diane into the world of stunts.

Leslie S. Klinger is the two-time Edgar Award-winning, New York Times bestselling editor of more than 75 books, including “New Annotated Sherlock Holmes,” “New Annotated Dracula,” “New Annotated Frankenstein,” “New Annotated H. P. Lovecraft,” “Classic American Crime Fiction of the 1920s,” and most recently, “New Annotated Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde.” Klinger is a daily tax and estate planning lawyer and has lived in Malibu with his wife Sharon for 23 years.

About the Series
Launched in 2013, the Malibu Library Speaker Series is a program in partnership with the Malibu Library, part of LA County Library, and the City of Malibu. It features experts, authors, and other notable figures discussing various subjects, including the entertainment industry, literature, science, motivation, the arts, education, sports, travel, food, and the environment. 

The free event includes a reception with a Q&A. Space is limited, so RSVPs are required. The Malibu Library is located at 23519 West Civic Center Way. For more information or to RSVP visit the webpage or call the Malibu Library at 310-456-6438.