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LATEST NEWS

UPCOMING EVENTS


  • National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward is the 1718 Society’s reader for March. She will read and discuss her…

    March 3rd, 2015


  • The First Tuesday Book Club’s March selection is My House in Umbria by William Trevor. They will meet Tuesday,…

    March 3rd, 2015

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Cooking from the Heart – by John Besh

James Beard Award-winning chef John Besh shares the lessons he learned from his mentors through 140 accessible recipes and cooking…

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Unfathomable City: A New Orleans Atlas – by Rebecca Solnit & Rebecca Snedeker

This book is a brilliant reinvention of the traditional atlas, one that provides a vivid, complex look at the multi-faceted…