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“The work of the historian is not the work of the critic or of the moralist;
it is the work of the sleuth and the storyteller, the philosopher and the scientist, the keeper of tales, the sayer of sooth, the teller of truth.”

– Jill Lepore

TEN EVENINGS

CARNEGIE MUSIC HALL, MONDAY NIGHTS AT 7:30 p.m.

Upcoming Lectures

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Erin Entrada Kelly

JAN 6

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John Fried

JAN 8

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Jill Lepore

JAN 14

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Jonah Winter

FEB 10

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Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh has made unlimited copies of eBook and audiobook versions of books by authors on the Ten Evenings series available to download on Overdrive for one month with your library card.

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