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6:00 pm

Author JOSEPH ROSENBLOOM, Author of Redemption: Martin Luther King Jr.’s Last 31 Hours, at the Boston Public Library

March 27, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Rabb Hall, Boston Public Library, Central Library in Copley Square, 700 Boylston St
Boston, MA 02116 United States

Redemption is an intimate look at the last fateful hours of Martin Luther King Jr.’s life. It draws on dozens of the author’s interviews with people who were immersed in the Memphis events as well as on recently released documents from archives in Atlanta. The fresh material yields a wealth of illuminating detail, including a […]

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Novelist Laura van den Berg at Suffolk University

March 27, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Suffolk University Poetry Center; Sawyer Library, 3rd Floor, 73 Tremont Street
Boston, MA 02108 United States

Laura van den Berg reads from her fiction at Suffolk University’s Poetry Center. Laura van den Berg is the author of two collections of stories, The Isle of Youth (FSG, 2013) and What the World Will Look Like When All the Water Leaves Us (Dzanc Books, 2009), and the novel Find Me (FSG, 2015). Farrar, Straus and Giroux will publish her […]

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6:45 pm

TIM TINGLE Featured at Story Space

March 27, 2018 | 6:45 pm - 9:00 pm
Havurat Shalom, 113 College Avenue
Somerville, MA 02144 United States

TIM TINGLE is an Oklahoma Choctaw and an award-winning author and storyteller. His great-great grandfather, John Carnes, walked the Trail of Tears in 1835. Tim is in town as keynote speaker for Sharing the Fire, the Northeast Storytelling Conference the weekend before this feature. He is not to be missed!  Hosted By: Ralph Chadis Feature’s website: […]

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Certain books were “banned in Boston” at least as far back as 1651, when one William Pynchon wrote a book criticizing Puritanism.