The November Film Series takes us to the city by the bay. The featured films are set in San Francisco. Two films in particular - The Joy Luck Club and Milk - pay homage to the city's culture and history. Simply enjoy the scenery or read about San Francisco life in Armistead Maupin's quintessential Tales of the City.
Please join us on Saturday, Oct. 26 at 1:30 p.m. in the Peabody Room (third floor) as author Tim Krepp discusses his latest book, Ghosts of Georgetown.The book is a lively look at the many hauntings that have taken place (and continue to do so!) in historic Georgetown.
In Orhan Pamuk's 2002 novel, Snow, poet and political exile Ka returns to Turkey to attend his mother's funeral in Istanbul and, while there, he reconnects with an old friend who describes the political situation in the mor