From Punk Rock Pioneer to Public Radio Host, 2014 Honoree to Be Feted For Contributions to the Arts, Cultural Preservation and Political Activism
Online PR News – 12-January-2014 – LOS ANGELES, CA – LOS ANGELES, CA – Punk rock icon, writer, radio host and political activist Henry Rollins will receive the prestigious Ray Bradbury Creativity Award from Woodbury University’s Friends of the Library on February 8 during events to be held at the university’s Fletcher Jones Foundation Auditorium.
Date: Saturday, February 8, 2014
What: The Ray Bradbury Creativity Award
Presented by Woodbury University’s Friends of the Library
Honoring: Henry Rollins – musician, writer, journalist, publisher, actor, radio host, comedian and activist
Location: Fletcher Jones Foundation Auditorium, Woodbury University
The Event: 5-6:30 p.m. – Friends of the Library members-only cocktail reception with Henry Rollins
6:30-7:30 p.m. – Q&A with Henry Rollins
7:30-8:30 p.m. – Coffee with Henry Rollins
Tickets: Admission is free and open to the public. Seating is limited.
This annual fundraiser benefits the Woodbury University Friends of the Library. For more than a decade, the Ray Bradbury Creativity Award has been presented to individuals whose contributions embody the creative spark and social conscience that characterized the late author’s work. Previous recipients include Kirk Douglas, Malcolm McDowell, Burt Reynolds, Jody Greenwald, Roy E. Disney, F. Murray Abraham and Bradbury, who was honored in 1994.
About Woodbury University
Founded in 1884, Woodbury University is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in Southern California. Woodbury offers bachelor's degrees from the School of Architecture, School of Business, School of Media, Culture & Design, and Institute of Transdisciplinary Studies, along with an MBA program, Master of Architecture (MArch), Master of Science in Architecture (MSArch), and Master of Organizational Leadership. A San Diego campus offers bachelor of architecture, Master of Real Estate Development for Architects (MRED), and Master of Science in Architecture, Landscape, and Urbanism degrees. Visit www.woodbury.edu for more information, and Reflections on Excellence, the new twice-monthly blog written by Woodbury University President Luis Maria R. Calingo, Ph.D.
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