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      September 24, 2016

      Saturday   2:00 PM

      814 West Wisconsin Avenue
      Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53233

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      150 Years of H.G. Wells

      Entertainment/Recreation, Educational Interest Enjoy an afternoon of time travel, aliens, and other strange phenomena in celebration of the 150th anniversary of H.G. Wells' birth. Prof. Gerry Canavan, assistant professor of contemporary literature at Marquette University, will speak on the impact of Wells' early writings and his role in the invention of science fiction. Items from the Richard E. and Lucile Krug Rare Books collection will be on display. The program includes a special broadcast of Orson Welles' War of the Worlds radio drama.

      Location: Richard E. and Lucile Krug Rare Books Room

      Categories: Kids & Family | Health & Wellness | Neighborhood | Outdoors & Recreation

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