Alex Lemon talks about the debilitating strokes that interrupted his hard-partying college days. In Happy: A Memoir, he recounts coping with strokes, brain bleeds, and depression by sinking deeper into drug and alcohol abuse, and how his mother nursed him back to health after brain surgery.
Events: Alex Lemon will be speaking and signing books
Thursday, February 4, at 7:00 pm
163 Court Street
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