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Winter Break
Winter Break
Dec 25 2020 – Jan 4 2021 all-day
The Salem Athenaeum is closed for winter break 12/25-1/4/21.
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La Tertulia 6:00 pm
La Tertulia
Jan 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
La Tertulia is a group of members interested in keeping their Spanish speaking skills in practice. Meets the 2nd and 4th Tuesday from 6:00 to 8:00 PM
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Megan Marshall and Lloyd Schwartz: Recovering the poems of Scott Harney, 1955-2019 7:00 pm
Megan Marshall and Lloyd Schwartz: Recovering the poems of Scott Harney, 1955-2019
Jan 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Megan Marshall and Lloyd Schwartz: Recovering the poems of Scott Harney, 1955-2019 @ Salem Athenaeum—Online
Biographer Megan Marshall and poet Lloyd Schwartz will discuss the poetry and prose of Scott Harney, published in 2020, a year after his death, in a volume titled The Blood of San Gennaro: Selected Poems … Continued
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Skip Finley: Whaling Captains of Color 7:00 pm
Skip Finley: Whaling Captains of Color
Jan 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Skip Finley: Whaling Captains of Color @ Salem Athenaeum—Online
Whaling was the first American industry to exhibit any diversity, and the proportion of men of color people who participated was amazingly high. A man got to be captain not because he was white or … Continued
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La Tertulia 5:00 pm
La Tertulia
Jan 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
La Tertulia is a group of members interested in keeping their Spanish speaking skills in practice. Meets the 2nd and 4th Tuesday from 5:00 to 7:00 PM (new time as of May 2020)
Incessant Pipe: Poetry Salon 7:00 pm
Incessant Pipe: Poetry Salon
Jan 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Incessant Pipe Poetry Salon will meet upstairs in the Salem Athenaeum. “The Pipe” is a space to read poetry, yours or others, and discuss everything from the price of tea in China to quantum … Continued
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Reappraisal Reading Circle: Hamlin Garland 7:00 pm
Reappraisal Reading Circle: Hamlin Garland
Jan 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The discussion at the September meeting will be about the works of Hamlin Garland (1860-1940). A Pulitzer-Prize winning American poet, novelist, essayist, and biographer with interest in psychic phenomena, Garland is known for his stories … Continued
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