Author Steve Oney will celebrate the publication of his new anthology, “A Man’s World: A Gallery of Fighters, Creators, Actors and Desperadoes,” at 4 p.m. Saturday at Tecolote Book Shop, 1470 East Valley Road in Montecito.The book features 20 profiles of men written during Mr. Oney’s 40-plus years as a magazine journalist. The subjects include Harrison Ford, Andrew Breitbart, Robert Penn Warren, Herschel Walker and Gregg Allman. The stories originally appeared in such publications as Esquire, GQ, Playboy and Time.
Mr. Oney will discuss the stories behind the stories and answer questions. Light refreshments will be provided.
His first book, “And the Dead Shall Rise,” an examination of the infamous Leo Frank lynching, won the American Bar Association’s Silver Gavel Award for best work on the nation’s legal system and the National Jewish Book Award for history. For more information, contact Tecolote at 969-4977.