Bring some friends, grab some drinks at Footnote Coffee & Cocktails, and nerd out at our latest edition of literary trivia with Caleb! Free and open to the public.Find out more »
Lecture Night in Camel City is back! Author, fermenter, and food historian Dr. Julia Skinner will speak about the history of the English tea tradition. Skinner is the author of Afternoon Tea: A Tradition, which details the origins of afternoon tea and the role of tea in western history, from the beginnings of colonialism to the present day. Free and open to the public.Find out more »
Bookmarks presents Jean Kwok, award-winning and international bestselling author of Girl In Translation and Mambo in Chinatown, and her new book Searching for Sylvie Lee. Kwok's latest work of fiction is a suspenseful drama that explores the complicated ties between three women and the dark secrets that emerge during tragedy in a Chinese immigrant family. Searching for Sylvie Lee was named a Most Anticipated Book of 2019 by Marie Claire, Good Housekeeping, Nylon, Huffington Post, Crime Reads, BookBub, and Book…Find out more »
National Humanities Award-winning historian Jacqueline Dowd Hall will speak about the Lumpkin sisters, descendants of a prominent slaveholding family who were “estranged and yet forever entangled.” Hall is the author of Sisters and Rebels: A Struggle for the Soul of America, which is grounded in decades of research, the Lumpkin family’s private papers, and interviews with Katharine and Grace Lumpkin, who reinvented themselves as radical thinkers and activists. Free and open to the public.Find out more »
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