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Thursday Book Club – Summer of Utopias

  Thursday Book Club – Summer of Utopias

Thursday evenings at 6:30pm join us for ninety minute discussions about Looking Backward by Edward Bellamy, followed by News From Nowhere by William Morris; with moderator, Paige Busby. Paige Busby is a PhD student interested in nineteenth-century transatlantic literature, where she studies the intersection of utopian and dystopian studies as philosophical concepts and literary genres.

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Thurber Center Series: A Night of Mystery with Andrew Welsh-Huggins

  Thurber Center Series: A Night of Mystery with Andrew Welsh-Huggins

The Thurber Center Series is a quarterly series featuring authors with an Ohio connection. All events take place at Thurber Center, 91 Jefferson Avenue, Columbus, OH 43215. Each reading is followed by a book signing. Andrew Welsh-Huggins is the author of five mysteries featuring ex-Ohio State quarterback Andy Hayes, who overcomes a fall from grace […]

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Thurber House Presents an Evening with Author Lee Martin

  Thurber House Presents an Evening with Author Lee Martin

The Thurber Center Series is a quarterly series featuring authors with an Ohio connection. All events take place at Thurber Center, 91 Jefferson Avenue, Columbus, OH 43215. Each reading is followed by a book signing. Our inaugural event features Lee Martin for his collection of short stories, The Mutual UFO Network. Each story focuses on […]

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Thurber House Presents Janet Beard: Evenings with Authors

  Thurber House Presents Janet Beard: Evenings with Authors

Presented by Thurber House, Evenings with Authors is a series of readings and chats featuring nationally known bestselling authors. Each reading and Q&A lasts about an hour, followed by a book signing and a punch and cookies reception. About the book and author: Janet Beard makes her debut appearance at Thurber House with her novel, […]

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Meet the Author: Hillary Jordan (Mudbound)

  Meet the Author: Hillary Jordan (Mudbound)

Author of Mudbound, a story of two families ― one black, one white ― living in Jim Crow-era Mississippi, and When She Woke, a dystopian thriller, Hillary Jordan will share about her life and work as a writer, followed by a book signing. Recently released as a Netflix movie garnering 4 Oscar nominations, Mudbound was […]

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SPACE 2018 (Small Press & Alternative Comics Expo)

  SPACE 2018 (Small Press & Alternative Comics Expo)

S.P.A.C.E. (Small Press & Alternative Comics Expo) is the midwest’s longest running exhibition of small press,creator owned and art comics and Columbus’ longest running locally owned and operated COMICS show of any kind. Sponsored by Back Porch Comics. Over 150 Exhibitors! Panels and Workshops! Food Trucks! Free Parking! FREE ADMISSION!

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Thurber House Presents Robin Yocum: Evenings with Authors

  Thurber House Presents Robin Yocum: Evenings with Authors

Presented by Thurber House, Evenings with Authors is a series of readings and chats featuring nationally known bestselling authors. Each reading and Q&A lasts about an hour, followed by a book signing and a punch and cookies reception. About the book and author: A former Dispatch crime and investigative reporter and award-winning novelist, Robin Yocum […]

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