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Shakespeare Free Read-Aloud Group: The Merchant of Venice
Sat, Feb 1, 1:00 P.M.
Reading Shakespeare’s plays aloud offers not only a communal way to enjoy these great works but also promotes a deeper understanding of…
Lunchtime Talk With Trapeta B. Mayson | Poetic Musings on Toni Morrison
Tue, Feb 4, 12:30 P.M.
Through original poems and audience dialogue, 2019–2020 Philadelphia Poet Laureate Trapeta B. Mayson will discuss the of impact of…
Behind the Bookcase | James Joyce and Irish Authors
Thu, Feb 6, 6:30 P.M.
The Rosenbach is home to an incredible collection of works by Irish authors. Along with James Joyce’s handwritten manuscript of his…
Behind the Bookcase | Charles Dickens, the Inimitable Boz
Fri, Feb 7, 3:00 P.M.
Beginning with his early works published under pseudonym “Boz” (he later impishly signed his letters “The Inimitable…
Behind the Bookcase | The Modern Emily Dickinson: the Anti-Belle of Amherst
Sun, Feb 9, 3:00 P.M.
The Belle of Amherst. The vulnerable recluse who lived a life of quiet passion. The Emily Dickinson of public imagination for a century was…
Pennoni Panels at The Rosenbach | Passing the Torch: Generational Shifts and the Politics of Change
Tue, Feb 11, 6:00 P.M.
During the second night of Democratic debates on June 27, 2019, Kamala Harris demanded Joe R. Biden Jr. “pass the torch” to a younger…