Monday, September 23, 2013

Rediscovering Sherlock

White Mountains Community College Fortier Library and Berlin Public Library, with funding provided by the New Hampshire Humanities Council, will host a lecture and discussion series entitled “Rediscovering Sherlock” at the Fortier Library at White Mountains Community College.   

This series will explore the cultural staying power of Sherlock Holmes and examine the evolution of Detective fiction through its most popular character and stories.  

First Session:
When:  Wednesday, October 2, at 7 p.m.
Scholar:  Ingrid Graff
Viewing and Discussion:  Sherlock Holmes in "The Blue Carbuncle"

Second Session:
When:  Wednesday, October 16, at 7 p.m.
Scholar:  Ann McClellan
Humanities To Go Talk:  "(Not So) Elementary My Dear Watson"
Third Session:
When:  Wednesday, November 20, at 7 p.m.
Scholar:  Ingrid Graff
Humanities To Go Talk:  "The Case of the Detective Who Refused to Die"
Fourth Session:
When:  Wednesday, December 4, at 7 p.m.
Scholar:  Ingrid Graff
Book Discussion:  Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Free admission.  Refreshments will be served.  Copies of the book will be available at both libraries.

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