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*Online* Thurber House Special Event: Humorist John Moe

  *Online* Thurber House Special Event: Humorist John Moe

This event will be held online via Zoom. You will have the opportunity to ask the author questions after the event and purchase a signed book. ABOUT THE BOOK AND AUTHOR: John Moe is a critically-acclaimed public radio personality and the host and creator of the award-winning hit podcast, The Hilarious World of Depression. For […]

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Humor Writing Workshop

  Humor Writing Workshop

Everyone loves to laugh! In this fun and entertaining humor writing class, we look at the history of comedy, talk about what makes something funny and use writing prompts to get the creativity flowing. Andra shares some of her work and interested students can also share their writing with the class. Enjoy lots of laughs […]

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Thurber House Summer Literary Picnics: Michael J. Rosen

  Thurber House Summer Literary Picnics: Michael J. Rosen

Each summer, the Thurber House lawn plays host to a series of outdoor literary picnics and readings with authors who have an Ohio connection. Join us for this long-running tradition of good friends, good food, and great books! Michael J. Rosen and special guest readers will kick off the 2019 Summer Literary Picnics season. This […]

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Thurber House Presents Helen Ellis: Evenings with Authors

  Thurber House Presents Helen Ellis: Evenings with Authors

Helen Ellis, the New York Times bestselling author of American Housewife and Eating the Cheshire Cat, is back with a fiercely funny collection of essays on marriage and manners, thank you notes and three ways, ghosts, gunshots, gynecology, and the Calgon-scented, onion-dipped, monogrammed art of living as a Southern Lady. In Southern Lady Code, Ellis […]

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Thurber House Presents Cathy Guisewite: Evenings with Authors

  Thurber House Presents Cathy Guisewite: Evenings with Authors

Cathy Guisewite is the creator of the Cathy comic strip, which ran in nearly 1,400 newspapers for thirty-four years. The strips have been compiled into more than twenty books, and earned Guisewite the National Cartoonists Society Reuben Award in 1992 and an Emmy Award for Outstanding Animated Program for the TV special of Cathy in […]

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Thurber House Presents The Belladonnas: Evenings with Authors

  Thurber House Presents The Belladonnas: Evenings with Authors

Imagine a world where all erotica is written by feminists. Their daydreams include equal pay, a gender-balanced Congress, and Tom Hardy arriving at their doorstep to deliver a fresh case of LaCroix every week. Both light-hearted and empowering, New Erotica for Feminists is a sly, satirical take on all the things that turn feminists on. […]

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The Buzz: Roman Atwood’s Sketch Empire

Walker Evans Walker Evans The Buzz: Roman Atwood’s Sketch Empire

If you’re like most Americans, you probably spent at least a small amount of time each day surfing the internet, goofing off, looking at cat pictures and watching silly videos. So chances are, you’ve probably already seen the work of the locally based group known as Roman Atwood’s Sketch Empire, responsible for a series of […]

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