Pete Earley, author of One Book One Community’s 2011 summer selection, “Crazy: A Father’s Search Through America’s Mental Health Madness,” will speak Thursday at 7 p.m., according to a news release.

The event is being held at LSU’s Cox Communications Academic Center for Student Athletes, located on the corner of Fieldhouse and North Stadium Drives at LSU.

The event is free and open to the public.

The mission of One Book One Community is to use a common and compelling reading experience to inspire dialogue among readers about issues relevant to the community and to raise awareness of community resources related to that issue.

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