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Tin House Presents Unconventional History: Past, Present, Future

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When:November 7, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm


Portland Art Museum, Whitsell Auditorium

A look at three stories of unexpected subjects told in unconventional ways. In The Great Detective: The Amazing Rise and Immortal Life of Sherlock Holmes, Portland Monthly editor Zach Dundas examines the fictional Detective Holmes from personal, cultural, and historical perspectives; in Thunder & Lightning: Weather Past, Present, and Future, Lauren Redniss combines storytelling, visual art, and reportage to grapple with weather in all its dimensions; and critic Luc Sante explores the underbelly of the city of light in words and photos in The Other Paris. Moderated by Rob Spillman (Tin House).

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