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Wed 9/11: Rethinking Penelope

When: Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019, 12:30 p.m.

Where: Coronado Library, 640 Orange Avenue, Coronado

Cost: Free

Age limit: All ages

Description: <p>In anticipation of the unveiling of the public art sculpture &ldquo;Penelope&rdquo; at Tidelands Park on September 12, the Library will host a lecture on the mythical character by Dr. Laurel Corona. While writing her novel Penelope&rsquo;s Daughter (Penguin/Berkeley 2010), Dr. Corona&rsquo;s research enabled her to re-envision Penelope as the true hero of the Odyssey. She will share her exploration of women of the Bronze Age and her thoughts about the hidden story behind Homer&rsquo;s epic. This event is free and open to the public. Light lunch refreshments will be provided.</p>

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