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Penn Libraries Events & Exhibitions
The Department of English, The Department of History,
The Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Center,
and Van Pelt-Dietrich Library co-sponsor
A Double Reading

A Great Unrecorded History book cover and portrait of the author Wendy Moffat

Author photo © Pierce Bounds
by
Wendy Moffat, author of A Great Unrecorded History: A New Life of E. M. Forster
and
Justin Spring, author of Secret Historian: The Life and Times of Samuel Steward, Professor, Tattoo Artist, and Sexual Renegade
speaking about and reading from their recent biographies of two literary-sexual dissidents. A Great Unrecorded History was a New York Times, "Top 10 Book of the Year." Spring's Secret Historian, a New York Times, "Notable Book of the Year," was a finalist for the 2010 National Book Award.

Copies of both books will be on sale and the authors will sign copies after their talks. A reception with light refreshments follows in the Meyerson Lobby.

Tuesday, March 29, 2011, 5:30 PM
Class of '55 Room, 2nd floor, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library
Reception, Meyerson Lobby, 2nd Floor, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library
University of Pennsylvania, 3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia
(entrance from Locust Walk, photo i.d. required for entry)

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Secret Historian book cover and portrait of the author Justin Spring

Author photo by Stanley Stellar