Tim Tharp, award-winning author and Oklahoma native, will introduce the University of Central Oklahoma’s screening of the film The Spectacular Now, based on Tharp’s 2008 novel. The screening is part of the university’s Literature in Performance series. The film stars Miles Teller and Shailene Woodley and premiered at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival.
The screening will be Monday at 7:30 p.m. in Pegasus Theater in the Liberal Arts Building on UCO’s campus, 100 N. University Drive in Edmond. It is free and open to the public. — Gazette staff