• Arts & Entertainment

    Norman Rush visits QC as part of the Evening Reading Series

    Norman Rush visited Queens College on Oct. 8 to read the opening pages from his latest novel, “Subtle Bodies,” followed by an interview with Leonard Lopate. Rush began with a joke about the many compliments he received in the introduction by the series’ director, Joe Cuomo and by humbly thanking the crowd for attending the reading. As he began reading the first few lines of his novel, the audience was engaged with the story that he was beginning to tell and listened as it unfolded. The novel deals with many serious topics such as death, friendship, love, marriage and relationships but also has many comedic elements. Rush said the themes…