Book Club & Author Talk: Literary Philadelphia

Nickels, Thom. Literary Philadelphia: A History of Poetry and Prose in the City of Brotherly Love. The History Press (November 16, 2015).
August 9, 2017 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm America/New York Timezone
The Library Company of Philadelphia
1314 Locust Street
PA 19107
Library Company of Philadelphia

The Library Company welcomes author Thom Nickels to discuss and answer questions about his book. Literary Philadelphia maps the history of several talented and well-known writers from Philadelphia and the places they lived, spent time, and set their literary works. From Quaker novelist Charles Brockden Brown to 1973 U.S. poet laureate Daniel Hoffman, Nickels explores Philadelphia’s literary landscape. Bring your lunch, and join us for this interesting author talk. Light refreshments will be provided.