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Sam Bett presents Star by Yukio Mishima at Harvard Bookstore

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Lisa Taddeo and Taffy Brodesser-Akner present Three Women and Fleishman Is in Trouble: A Novel

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Up Close Tour: Two Presidents and a Ghost at the Boston Athenaeum

Sharon Marcus presents The Drama of Celebrity

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Brookline Booksmith Transnational Series: Ilya Kaminsky and Kaveh Akbar

Speculative Boston Reading Series: K. Chess and Max Gladstone

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Steel Magnolias

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Steel Magnolias

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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.