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September 2019

Hamptons Doc Fest Presents “Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am” at Bay Street Theatre

September 22 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bay Street Theatre, 1 Bay Street
Sag Harbor, NY 11963 United States
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$20
Toni Morrison

Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019 at 5pm   TONI MORRISON: The Pieces I Am Q/A with filmmaker Timothy Greenfield-Sanders Toni Morrison’s voice was raw, beautiful, and eloquently honest. Her authentic words jolted us out of complacency starting with her earliest work, The Bluest Eye. This documentary of her life, made by longtime friend Timothy Greenfield-Sanders, brings her back to us in wonderful ways. Morrison was, and remains, a national treasure of American literature.   at Bay Street Theater, Sag Harbor Tickets…

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October 2019

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn: A Reappraisal of Mark Twain’s 1884 Classic at Southampton Historical Museum

October 17 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Southampton Historical Museum, 17 Meeting House Lane
Southampton, NY 11968 United States
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Adventures of Huckleberry Finn: A Reappraisal of Mark Twain’s 1884 Classic at Southampton Historical Museum

Thursday, October 17, 2019 11:00am-12:00pm Rogers Mansion, 17 Meeting House Lane, Southampton, NY 11968 In a one-hour talk, including Q & A, Joan Baum will explore the content and controversy surrounding this one-time staple of school readings lists, a book Ernest Hemingway declared the source of “all modern American literature” and “the best book we’ve had.” But is Huck Finn too dated or “politically incorrect?” Set in the antebellum Midwest and South, the novel was published in the wake of…

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Book Talk: Dr. Michael Doorley on “Justice Daniel Cohalan, 1865-1946” at Suffolk County Historical Society

October 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Suffolk County Historical Museum, 300 West Main Street
Riverhead, 11901 United States
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Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 6:00 pm – Dr. Michael Doorley Book Talk: Justice Daniel Cohalan, 1865-1946: American Patriot and Irish-American Nationalist. This event is being organized by St. Joseph’s College and is funded by the Robert David Lion Gardiner Foundation. Dr. Michael Doorley, who will discuss his latest book (published by Cork University Press in 2019), is an associate lecturer in History and International Relations with the Open University in Ireland, and the author of Irish-American Diaspora Nationalism: The Friends of Irish…

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Dracula: Fiction and Reality at Rogers Memorial Library

October 24 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Rogers Memorial Library, 91 Coopers Farm Road
Southampton, NY 11968 United States
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Thursday, October 24, 2019 5:30pm-6:30pm Rogers Memorial Library, 91 Coopers Farm Road, Southamopton, NY 11968 www.myrml.org Who was Dracula? And did he really exist? Since his first appearance in 1897 in Bram Stoker's classic novel, he has been portrayed as many things and in many different ways by writers, filmmakers and actors. This Halloween, Transylvania's most famous son will be unmasked once and for all. Join Gary Lutz for an illuminating discussion of the origins and early evolution in recorded…

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