Sissy Spacek speaks at LBJ Library

May 10, 2012

Sissy Spacek speaks at LBJ Library and Museum. One thinks of artists overcoming messy, rotten childhoods. And great artists overcoming the messiest and most rotten. Not Oscar winner Sissy Spacek. As she relates in her new memoir, “My Extraordinary Ordinary Life” — and further explained to an Austin audience at the LBJ Library and Museum on Tuesday — Spacek’s idyllic childhood in Quitman formed the basis for her remarkable four-decade acting career. read more