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Saturday, October 5 • 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Bringing the Past to Life: Recreating a Place and Time

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From Depression-era Seattle to 1870’s Massachusetts, 1890’s Paris, and the Vietnam War, these novelists combine research, personal experience, and imagination to create vivid fictional portraits of a place and time.

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Barbara Pope

Bio:Barbara Corrado Pope fell in love with the art, landscapes and people of Provence while teaching French, women’s and religious history to American students in Avignon. Among the places she took her students was Cézanne’s hometown, Aix-en-Provence, where he had a secret love... Read More →

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Jamie Ford

Bio:Jamie Ford’s first novel, Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet, has been hailed as “an impressive debut” by Lisa See and “mesmerizing and evocative” by Sara Gruen. A story about the friendship between a Chinese boy and a Japanese girl in Seattle at the time of... Read More →
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Jerome Gold

Bio:Jerome Gold is the author of thirteen books, including Sergeant Dickinson, a critically acclaimed Vietnam War novel,the the memoir, Paranoia & Heartbreak: Fifteen Years in a Juvenile Facility, which was nominated for a National Book Critics Circle Award and a Pulitzer... Read More →


Saturday October 5, 2013 5:00pm - 6:00pm PDT
Work for Art Stage OCC, D-136

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