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Amaryllis Fox

University of Louisville Kentucky Author Forum presents

Amaryllis Fox
Author of Life Undercover: Coming of Age in the CIA
Interviewer TBA

The Kentucky Center 501 West Main St Louisville KY 40202

Monday, March 9th @ 6:00 PM

Location: Bomhard Theater, The Kentucky Center, 501 W Main St | Get Directions
Ages:  All ages
Price: Interview tickets are $25.00. Dinner tickets are $120, including $50 tax-deductible.
Running Time:  Approximately 1 hour with Q&A following

Following her CIA career in the field, AMARYLLIS FOX has covered current events and offered analysis for CNN, National Geographic, Al Jazeera, the BBC, and other global news outlets. She speaks at events and universities around the world on the topic of peacemaking. She is the co-host of History Channel’s series “American Ripper.”

Amaryllis Fox’s riveting memoir, Life Undercover: Coming of Age in the CIA, tells the story of her ten years in the most elite clandestine ops unit of the CIA, hunting the world’s most dangerous terrorists in sixteen countries while marrying and giving birth to a daughter. Life Undercover is exhilarating, intimate, fiercely intelligent- an impossible to put down record of an extraordinary life of astonishing courage and passion.


5:00 PM – Brown-Forman Wine & Cheese Reception, Carmichael's Book Sale in The Kentucky Center Main Lobby
6:00 PM – Interview in the Bomhard Theater
7:00 PM – Audience Q & A
Tickets for the above three events: $25

7:30 PM – Ticketed dinner on Humana's 25th Floor honoring Amaryllis Fox and interviewer

Tickets for all evening events, including dinner: $120*

*$50 tax deductible, with proceeds to nonprofit Kentucky Author Forum-contact Author Forum for info at 589-2884 or [email protected]

The University of Louisville Kentucky Author Forum series is produced by Mary Moss Greenebaum, and is sponsored by Bittners, Brown-Forman, The Gheens Foundation, Humana Foundation and James Graham Brown Foundation.

Each live Kentucky Author Forum is recorded by Louisville Public Media and a podcast episode is produced of each Forum by WFPL. Each Forum is also filmed by KET and made available to PBS member stations nationwide as "Great Conversations."

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SCENE at the Center

SCENE at the Center, our small plates eatery, offers bar and food service two hours prior to most performances in Whitney Hall and the Bomhard Theater. Reservations are highly recommended. Kitchen service ends as the curtain rises. Beverage service continues throughout the performances and extends through midnight on Friday and Saturday nights.

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