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The 1835 Lecture

April 19 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Susan Orlean, author of The Orchid Thief, Rin Tin Tin, and more

Orlean will discuss her upcoming book The Library Book: exploring the power of libraries and her “quest to solve a crime that has gone unsolved since it was carried out in 1986: who set fire to the Los Angeles Public Library, ultimately destroying 400,000 books?”

FREE to members*/$20 nonmembers. To purchase online, visit HERE.

Space is limited. To make a reservation, call 513-621-0717 or email reservations@mercantilelibrary.com

*Free admission to Signature Events for Mercantile Library members is made possible by The George and Margaret McLane Foundation with additional support from the Scripps Howard Foundation.


April 19
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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