Beth Raymer: Lay the Favorite
Beth Raymer reads from her memoir, Lay the Favorite (2010), that tells the story of her years in the high-stakes, high-anxiety world of sports betting. Focus Features and Random House Films acquired the rights to produce a film adaptation, which is slated for release in 2012.
Format: Book Reading followed by Q&A
Length: 47 minutes
Date: November 2, 2011
Location: Devlin 101
Sponsor(s): Lowell Humanities Lecture Series