APRIL'S BOOK CLUB: "THE DEVIL IN THE WHITE CITY" BY ERIK LARSON12 p.m. April 11, 2013
The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair that Changed America
Vintage (February 10, 2004), ISBN-10: 0375725601, ISBN-13: 978-0375725609
Erik Larson intertwines the true tale of the 1893 World’s Fair and the cunning serial killer who used the fair to lure his victims to their death. Combining meticulous research with nail-biting storytelling, Erik Larson has crafted a narrative with all the wonder of newly discovered history and the thrills of the best fiction. (Description taken from amazon.com.)
Thursday, April 11
Book Discussion Group
Wednesday, April 17
Curatorial Program by Lisa Rotondo-McCord, Deputy Director for Curatorial Affairs and Curator of Asian Art
All book club discussion groups and special programs start promptly at noon. Please come at 11:30 a.m. if you would like to eat a sack lunch and chat with friends. NOMA provides soft drinks and water.
To join the NOMA Book Club and to RSVP for meetings call Sheila Cork at (504) 658-4117 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Museum Shop offers a 20% discount on NOMA Book Club items when you show your Book Club card.
This event is related to the exhibition Inventing the Modern World: Decorative Arts at the World's Fairs.