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Julie Dobrow at the Jesup Memorial Library

Submitted by Marion Fearing on Tue, 03/19/2019 - 4:32pm

Please stop by the Jesup Memorial Library on Sunday, April 7th at 2PM to hear Julie Dobrow talk about her her book After Emily: Two Remarkable Women and the Legacy of America's Greatest Poet. It's the incredible true story of Mabel Loomis Todd and Millicent Todd Bingham, the mother and daughter duo who fought to get Emily Dickinson's poetry published after her death. This is going to be a fascinating talk about some important and dynamic women. Get a copy of her book at any of our locations, or buy a copy at the library during the event. This is an event not to be missed!


Julie Dobrow was born in New York City and raised on Long Island.  Her professional training began at Smith College, where she studied anthropology, sociology, and women’s history.  She received her MA and Ph.D. from the Annenberg School of Communication at the University of Pennsylvania. She is currently the Director of the Center for Interdisciplinary Studies at Tufts University in Medford, Massachusetts. She is a frequent speaker on media literacy to parent and educational groups, Dobrow is also the mother of four children. Her writing has appeared in the Boston Globe Magazine and the Huffington Post, among other publications. She lives outside of Boston.

Event date: 
Sunday, April 7, 2019 - 2:00pm
Event address: 
34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
After Emily: Two Remarkable Women and the Legacy of America's Greatest Poet Cover Image
ISBN: 9780393249262
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - October 30th, 2018