Author's Visit - Schedule of Events

Join us January 28th when the author of Good Kings, Bad Kings, Susan Nussbaum visits Villanova University. 

Book signings take place thoughout the day and a special One Book Dinner will be held in the Dining Hall, Dougherty Hall, the evening of January 28th. A special dinner menu that reflects the book, will be offered for the author's visit and will be available shortly.  Go to to order tickets for the dinner with the author. The first 100 to reserve a dinner ticket are free!

The book signing and author's talk are free and open to the public, no tickets are required. 

Tuesday, January 28, 2014 

11:30 AM Luncheon with the Author and Committee
(By Invitation Only)
St David's - Radnor Room
Connelly Center
1:30 PM Book Signing Speaker's Corner
Falvey Library
2:30-3:30 PM Student Talk Speaker's Corner
Falvey Library
5:30-7:30 PM Dinner with the Author
Reservations Required
Dougherty Hall
Dining Hall
7:00 PM Entertainment - Mark Bookman Villanova Room
Connelly Center
7:30 PM Author's Lecture with Susan Nussbaum Villanova Room
Connelly Center



  • Chicago Style Uno Deep Dish Pizza
  • Cowboy Steak, Main Entrée
  • Rosemary Roasted Potato Wedges
  • Creamed Spinach
  • Chicago Hot Dogs, featured at the Grill


  • Shrimp Pad Woon Sen
  • Stir Fry Sugar Snap Peas with Mango
  • Mushrooms with Water Chestnuts
  • Sticky Rice with Thai Basil, Starch


  • Vegetable Enchiladas (vegan)
  • Chicken Fajitas
  • Cuban Sandwiches

 Eat “desserts” Right, Dessert Station

  • Bread Pudding, garnished with Pop Tarts
  • Cheerio Marshmallow Treats (and assorted breakfast bars)
  • Dark Chocolate Covered Bananas with Oreo Crumbles
  • Cold Horchata- served cold in “Villanova” squat glasses, Signature Drink 

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Please check Campus Currents for the updated schedule throughout the School Year.
Coordinated by the University Staff Council, Residence Life and the One Book Villanova Committee.

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Susan Nussbaum - Author Good Kings Bad Kings