Alert
Close

Get free help preparing your taxes from AARP Foundation Tax-Aide. Find a location

Event Details

WHEN/WHERE

May 30 - June 1, 2013

Las Vegas Convention Center

3150 Paradise Road

Las Vegas, NV 89109

CONTACT

If you have questions, please contact us.

 

Stay Informed

Email

Newsletter

AARP Events updates – Subscribe

Facebook

Facebook

AARP National Event & Expo – Become a Fan!

Twitter

AARP National Event & Expo – Follow Us!

Life@50+

Terry McMillan

Best-selling author of Waiting to Exhale

Feature Session

Saturday, June 1, 2013

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Terry McMillan, AARP Life@50+ Las Vegas speaker

— Photo by Stephanie Rausser

Best-selling author Terry McMillan graduated from the University of California, Berkeley in journalism, relocated to New York and worked on fiction outside of her job. Expanding on a short story, she produced her award-winning breakout novel, Mama. A string of critically acclaimed works followed including Disappearing Acts and How Stella Got Her Groove Back. Her blockbuster Waiting to Exhale spent more than 38 weeks on the New York Times best-seller list and the subsequent film sold out theatres. Her most recent novel, Getting to Happy, sequel to Waiting to Exhale, was released in 2010. She edited the seminal anthology of new black fiction, Breaking Ice, and received the 2008 Essence Magazine Lifetime Achievement Award.

Topic Alerts

You can get weekly email alerts on the topics below. Just click “Follow.”

Manage Alerts

Processing

Please wait...

progress bar, please wait

Tell Us WhatYou Think

Please leave your comment below.

Discounts & Benefits

From companies that meet the high standards of service and quality set by AARP.

 

dunkin donuts membership discount

Members get a FREE Donut with purchase of a L or XL beverage at Dunkin' Donuts.

 

1-800-Flowers disocunt membership aarp

Members can save 20% on online purchases at 1-800-Flowers.com.

 

AARP Real Pad Tablet

Go Mobile with RealPad. Connect, play and share plus free 24/7 live customer support.

 

Membership Benefits Discounts Email Genius

Brain boost? Get AARP email for access to brain health information and resources that help you focus.