Authors talks and other things to hear, see and do, September 14 -25



Book lovers will be spoiled for choice this week.

On September 17, Karen Abbott will speak about Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy, a non-fiction narrative about four women — two Yanks and two Confederates — who were actively part of the Civil War effort.

On September 18, there will be two lectures: Salmon Rushdie on his new tale, Two Years Eight Months and Twenty-Eight Nights, and Wil Haygood on his untraditional biography, Showdown: Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court Nomination That Changed America.

For information about the many other talks, exhibits and performances, please visit our calendar page

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