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"Identity: From Holocaust to Home" with Elke Babicki in British Columbia on 20 Apr

"Identity: From Holocaust to Home" with Elke Babicki

British Columbia   Tuesday, April 20, 2021   1900 - 2015
Free
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What happens to a child as the offspring carrying the legacy of Nazi Germany and that of a Jewish Concentration Camp survivor? The war that should have separated the parents of Elke Babicki actually brought them together and made them rise above prejudice. In "Identity: From ..
Book Discussion: "This Changes Everything" by Naomi Klein in British Columbia on 22 Apr

Book Discussion: "This Changes Everything" by Naomi Klein

British Columbia   Thursday, April 22, 2021   1030 - 1130
Free
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In "This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs The Climate", author Naomi Klein argues that confronting climate change is no longer about changing the light bulbs. Join us on Earth Day (April 22) for a discussion of Naomi's book. Register online. Category: Community | Librari ..
Author: Chanel Miller in conversation with journalist Robynn Takayama SFPL's 16th One City One Book in California on 16 Mar

Author: Chanel Miller in conversation with journalist Robynn Takayama SFPL's 16th One City One Book

California   Tuesday, March 16, 2021   1800 - 1900
Free
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San Francisco Public Library is honored to announce its 16th Annual One City One Book selection, Chanel Miller's, Know My Name. Chanel Miller will join Robynn Takayama for a candid conversation about her book, art and her personal experience with sexual trauma and the CA ..
An Evening With Author Carla Malden As She Discusses Her New Book Shine Until Tomorrow in Los Angeles County on 10 Mar

An Evening With Author Carla Malden As She Discusses Her New Book Shine Until Tomorrow

Los Angeles County   Wednesday, March 10, 2021   1830 - 1930
Free
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Shine Until Tomorrow is a time-travel tale that takes its troubled teenage protagonist from present-day San Francisco back to the “Summer of Love” in 1967. A fun and touching novel about the people who raise us, the times that define us, and the stumbling blocks along the w ..
Indie Author Book Expo in Peoria on 29 May

Indie Author Book Expo

Peoria   Saturday, May 29, 2021   1000 - 1500
Free
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Come meet authors and artist from across the country as we celebrate all things wordy. FREE GIFT BAG for the first 50 shoppers. Enter to win our gift basket door prize And fall in love with books again! Category: Arts | Books & Literature ..
The New Albany Lecture Series presents an evening with Michael Phelps in New Albany on 9 Mar

The New Albany Lecture Series presents an evening with Michael Phelps

New Albany   Tuesday, March 9, 2021   1900 - 2015
Free
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The New Albany Community Foundation's New Albany Lectures Series will present the most decorated swimmer in history and mental health advocate, Michael Phelps, on March 9, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. This virtual program is free and open to all. Registration for the event is available ..
Virtual Author Visit with Ohio Author Karen Meyer, Thursday, March 11, 2021, 7:00PM via Zoom in Ohio on 11 Mar

Virtual Author Visit with Ohio Author Karen Meyer, Thursday, March 11, 2021, 7:00PM via Zoom

Ohio   Thursday, March 11, 2021   1900 - 2000
Free
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KAREN MEYER'S passion for history began as a young girl and led her to copy an early Ohio settler's diary in her senior year of high school. After earning a bachelor's degree cum laude in English and Education, she became an Air Force wife, and over the course of nine years ..
"An Evening with Valeria Luiselli" in Blacksburg on 6 Apr

"An Evening with Valeria Luiselli"

Blacksburg   Tuesday, April 6, 2021   1930 - 2030
10.00 USD
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“The novel truly becomes novel again in Luiselli’s hands-electric, elastic, alluring, new... She is a superb chronicler of children: the daughter and son feel piercingly real- perceptive, irreplaceable...” - The New York Times Exploring the experience of dislocation as a ..
The Art & Business of Author Platform with Jane Friedman in Summit on 18 Apr

The Art & Business of Author Platform with Jane Friedman

Summit   Sunday, April 18, 2021   1400 - 1600
75.00 USD
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Most working writers have at least one thing in common: they seek to grow the readership for their work. But what leads to readership growth? And what can you do, especially without a publisher’s help (or a large bankroll), to encourage that growth? Sometimes this is called ..
Stronger than the Storm in Monmouth County on 11 Mar

Stronger than the Storm

Monmouth County   Thursday, March 11, 2021   1500 - 1600
Free
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The Brookdale Community College Bankier Library is sponsoring a book discussion featuring author Deborah Mura. She will discuss and read from her novel "Stronger than the Storm." Mura's book tells the story of Hurricane Sandy from the eyes of a 15-year-old and her friends. T ..
*ONLINE* Ethical Matters: Bellingcat – The Citizen Intelligence Agency in London on 19 Apr

*ONLINE* Ethical Matters: Bellingcat – The Citizen Intelligence Agency

London   Monday, April 19, 2021   1830 - 2000
5.00 GBP
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How did a group of self-taught internet sleuths end up solving the biggest crimes of our time? Bellingcat is what the world needs right now – an intelligence agency by the people, for the people. Higgins** This is an ONLINE only event. Conway Hall is a charity and we poli ..
In conversation with Anna Heringer and Anupama Kundoo in London on 23 Mar

In conversation with Anna Heringer and Anupama Kundoo

London   Tuesday, March 23, 2021   1700 - 1830
6.00 GBP
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Join us as we launch the Architecture Anew talk series with a shared conversation between award-winning architects Anna Heringer and Anupama Kundoo, co-presented by RIBA and VitrA Bathrooms. This exciting and unique event will bring two acclaimed architects together to di ..
Ten maps that reveal the future of global power and politics - Tim Marshall in London on 22 Apr

Ten maps that reveal the future of global power and politics - Tim Marshall

London   Thursday, April 22, 2021   1900 - 2030
6.00 GBP
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If you want to understand what's happening in the world, look at a map. Tim Marshall's global bestseller Prisoners of Geography showed how every nation's choices are limited by mountains, rivers, seas and concrete. Since then, the geography hasn't changed, but the world h ..
THE SECOND CALL FOR ABSTRACTS - THE GLOCAL CALA 2021 in Quezon City on 1 Sep

THE SECOND CALL FOR ABSTRACTS - THE GLOCAL CALA 2021

Quezon City   Wednesday, September 1, 2021   0700 - 1800
210.00 USD
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THE SECOND CALL FOR ABSTRACTS - THE GLOCAL CALA 2021 - THE CONFERENCE ON ASIAN LINGUISTICANTHROPOLOGY 2021 GENERAL INFORMATION • The GLOCAL CALA 2021(SCOPUS / ISI indexed) is the annual GLOCAL conference and set of workshops and lectures on the Linguistic Anthropology, T ..
The Virginia Dynasty in Fredericksburg on 3 Mar

The Virginia Dynasty

Fredericksburg   Wednesday, March 3, 2021   1830 - 2000
Free
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Dr. Lynne Cheney will discuss her latest book, The Virginia Dynasty: Four Presidents and the Creation of the American Nation, in an interactive Facebook Live event on Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at 6:30 PM EST. Dr. Cheney will be interviewed by Scott Harris, executive director ..
A Master Class with Lillian Allen in Vancouver on 28 Feb

A Master Class with Lillian Allen

Vancouver   Sunday, February 28, 2021   1400 - 1600
15.00 CAD
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In this master class, we will explore the poetics of sound and utterance as we craft language and linguistic interventions to align politics and aesthetics. We will experiment with various strategies to texture voice as we become present to this particular moment that we fin ..
What Are You Reading? Podcast, Monday, February 22 at 4:00 PM in Mount Vernon on 22 Feb

What Are You Reading? Podcast, Monday, February 22 at 4:00 PM

Mount Vernon   Monday, February 22, 2021   1600 - 1630
Free
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Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County Monthly Podcast featuring special guest Peeri will be discussing, The Outlander Series. Listen or watch via our YouTube channel, on Spotify, Anchor, Facebook or on our website. Just search for the Public Library of Mount Vernon ..
Meet Disney Artist Tim Rogerson and the Original Tinker Bell Live-Action Model Margaret Kerry in Sarasota on 10 Feb

Meet Disney Artist Tim Rogerson and the Original Tinker Bell Live-Action Model Margaret Kerry

Sarasota   Wednesday, February 10, 2021   1730 - 1830
Free
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Zoom Virtual Opening Reception: Wednesday, February 10 5:30 to 6:30 pm (EST.) ​ Margaret will share her amazing story of how Walt Disney chose her to be the original Tinker Bell live-action model for the Disney animators in her book, “Tinker Bell Talks.” Tim will be ..
"An Evening with Tara Westover" in Blacksburg on 6 Feb

"An Evening with Tara Westover"

Blacksburg   Saturday, February 6, 2021   1930 - 2030
10.00 USD
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Growing up in rural Idaho in a survivalist family, Westover had no birth certificate and no formal schooling. At 17 she decided to educate herself, escaping her family to eventually earn a doctorate from Cambridge University. Westover's redemptive story shows how a young wom ..
Virtual Author Visit with Journalist and Historian David H. Mould, February 1, 2021 at 7:00 PM in Ohio on 1 Feb

Virtual Author Visit with Journalist and Historian David H. Mould, February 1, 2021 at 7:00 PM

Ohio   Monday, February 1, 2021   1900 - 2000
Free
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Join historian and journalist David Mould on a journey to borders, both real and imagined, Monday, February 1 at 7:00 PM via Zoom. Fill out the online registration form at www.knox.net to receive Zoom information and to be entered into a drawing for a chance to win a copy of ..

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