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Pride & Prejudice: Theatre for Young Audiences Adaptation

December 1, 2017 | 10:00 am - December 9, 2017 | 10:30 pm
Semel Theater, 10 Boylston Place
Boston , MA 02116 United States

Don't miss Pride & Prejudice adapted by Jon Jory young audiences, from the novel by Jane Austen. This production, directed by Courtney O'Connor, runs between December 1st and December 9th. Finding a husband isn’t Elizabeth Bennet's most urgent priority, but it's difficult to escape the subject—especially once she meets the enigmatic Mr. Darcy. But in a […]

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6:00 pm

Acclaimed Author JEFFERSON MORLEY on “The Ghost: The Secret Life of CIA Spymaster James Jesus Angleton”

December 4, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Boston University, Mugar Library First Floor, Richards-Roosevelt Room, 771 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02215 United States

Boston University hosts JEFFERSON MORLEY, author of The Ghost: The Secret Life of CIA Spymaster James Jesus Angleton.  JEFFERSON MORLEY is a journalist and editor who has worked in Washington journalism for over thirty years, fifteen of which were spent as an editor and reporter at The Washington Post. The author of Our Man in Mexico, […]

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6:30 pm

Poet DAVID FERRY on Virgil’s Aeneid

December 4, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Cambridge Public Library, 449 Broadway
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States

Harvard Book Store welcomes award-winning poet and translator DAVID FERRY for a discussion of his translation of Virgil's Aeneid. He will be joined in conversation by award-winning poet and critic, former poet laureate, and Boston University professor ROBERT PINSKY. This event is co-sponsored by Mass Humanities. This event is free and also includes a book […]

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7:00 pm

Novelist CLEA SIMON in conversation with BRETT MILANO

December 4, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Brookline Booksmith, 279 Harvard St
Brookline, MA 02446

Brookline Booksmith presents CLEA SIMON, as she discusses her novel, World Enough, with BRETT MILANO. This event is free and open to the public! The camaraderie of Boston’s club scene hides something darker. A night out to hear some music, a band she used to love; but when onetime rock critic Tara Winton accepts an […]

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