A Boston Brahmin Abroad: George Ticknor, Hispanism, & Dartmouth,
Noon-1pm, Wednesday March 31.
A Zoom link was shared in our March newsletter to members.
We will get a virtual guided tour of Dartmouth College's wonderful online exhibit. Curators of the exhibit will share their insights into Ticknor's life and work. The exhibit can be viewed HERE. For more details, click on the image above.
In Celebration of New Mexico Books and Book People
A virtual private library tour by Maida Tilchen
Saturday, April 17, 2021 2-3pm EST
Maida Tilchen, winner of the 2020 Ticknor Collecting Prize, invites Ticknor Society members on a virtual tour of her personal library, featuring books, periodicals, and ephemera on the book culture of New Mexico. She will share highlights from her library and stories from her collecting adventures, while exploring the reasons why she buys in this particular area and how she shares her collection with others. Our March Newsletter included the link for our Zoom meeting. For more details, click on the image above.
A virtual book launch party for Boston’s Theater District with the author, Dale Stinchcomb, May 18 at 6:00pm EDT
Join Dale Stinchcomb, Assistant Curator of the Harvard Theatre Collection and current Ticknor Society Board member, for a virtual romp through Boston’s storied Theater District, from its bawdy beginnings at the edge of Boston Common to the lavish restoration of the Colonial Theatre in 2018. Dale has drawn heavily on local archives to illuminate the city's dramatic past in a new visual history for the Images of America series. Boston’s Theater District features over 180 images of the city past and present. Login information will be in the April Newsletter. For more details, click on the image above.