Tue, Sep 14|
The MTH&M and The Amistad Center for Art & Culture present THE PERSONAL LIBRARIAN
Time & Location
Sep 14, 2021, 7:00 PM
About the Event
The Mark Twain House & Museum and the Amistad Center for Art & Culture are delighted to present Marie Benedict and Victoria Christopher Murray, authors of The New York Times bestseller The Personal Librarian in conversation with Kimberly Kersey, Executive Director of the Amistad Center... A remarkable novel about Hartford’s own J. P. Morgan and his personal librarian, Belle da Costa Greene, the Black American woman who was forced to hide her true identity and pass as white in order to leave a lasting legacy that enriched our nation.