Short Attention Span Literary Club

Connecticut Historical Society 1 Elizabeth St, Hartford

Join us the first Wednesday of every month for conversation about a short story. This week’s selection is Eudora Welty's masterpiece of gossip and vulgarity, "Petrified Man."

Short Attention Span Literary Club

Connecticut Historical Society 1 Elizabeth St, Hartford

Join us the first Wednesday of every month for conversation about a short story. This week’s selection is Eudora Welty's masterpiece of gossip and vulgarity, "Petrified Man."

Short Attention Span Literary Club

Connecticut Historical Society 1 Elizabeth St, Hartford

Join us the first Wednesday of every month for conversation about a short story. This week’s selection is Eudora Welty's masterpiece of gossip and vulgarity, "Petrified Man."

Lunch and Learn: Of Skulls and Skeletons: Burial Practices and Battlefield Cleanup During the American War of Independence

Virtual

This summer we're looking back at the Revolutionary War with our exhibition Hamilton Heroes and Villains, in honor of the musical Hamilton's return to the Bushnell. Beyond the flashy costumes and musical drama, what was it really like to fight in the war? In this noontime talk, historian Robert A. Selig takes a look at one of the darkest sides of any battle: the clean-up.

Short Attention Span Literary Club

Virtual

Join us the first Wednesday of every month for conversation about a short story. This week’s selection is “Mrs. Manstey's View" by Edith Wharton.