Ali Smith presents 'The Member of the Wedding'

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Novelist and cinéaste Ali Smith will be presenting Fred Zinnemann's 1952 screen adaptation of Carson McCullers's The Member of the Wedding, starring Ethel Waters, Julie Harris and Brandon De Wilde. Young tomboy Frankie (Julie Harris) is forced to confront her own immaturity on the occasion of her brother's wedding. Ali Smith's latest book is Autumn (Penguin), and she has also written the introduction for the Penguin Modern Classics edition of The Member of the Wedding.