Antiquarian Book Fair celebrates milestone
The Boston Globe
Appledore Books. Tuck into rare tomes and enjoy spontaneous poetry at the Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair from Oct. 28-30 at the Hynes Convention Center. It's the fair's 40th anniversary, and admission is free on Saturday and Sunday.
In Brighton Beach, a Contradictory Love For Trump
U.S. News & World Report
Gary Gindler, a Ukrainian Jewish émigré and a dyed-in-the-wool Republican, says that growing up he had to memorize Karl Marx's "Communist Manifesto" and various tomes by Vladimir Lenin. Gindler says he had $800 when he arrived in the United States.
Revival of 'Dear Master' brings Aurora Theatre full circle
The Mercury News
Set in the round and framed by a lush set design of vine-covered windows and writing tables stacked with dusty tomes, Carlin tries to work her usual magic with this erudite tete a tete, which stars Kimberly King and Michael Ray Wisely. But the show ...
When did adult diapers become commercially available?
Whether caused by childbirth, strenuous exercise, traumatic injury, or just plain aging, incontinence is nothing new, and ancient medical tomes reveal that folks have always sought means of keeping their downstairs dry. The Ebers Papyrus, an Egyptian ...