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Author Reading - An Evening with Robert Finch
Contact: Sue Haley, 508-255-3421 ext. 15
AUTHOR READING: AN EVENING WITH ROBERT FINCH
Wednesday, June 6th, 7 PM
Widely regarded as one of America's leading nature writers, Robert Finch has lived on Cape Cod since 1971. His most recent book, A Cape Cod Notebook, is a collection of his weekly radio commentaries that have been broadcast for the past six years on WCAI, the Woods Hole NPR affiliate of WGBH, and for which he received the prestigious Edward R. Murrow Award for Radio Writing in 2005.
This program is 1 hour, free, and takes place at the Salt Pond Visitor Center, Eastham. Books will be available for sale, and Mr. Finch will remain after the program for signing.
Did You Know?
Cape Cod's own pirate shipwreck, the Whydah, went down in a storm off the coast in April 1717. Before being taken by pirate Sam Bellamy as his flagship, the Whydah was a slave ship, named for the port city of Ouidah in today's country of Benin on the African coast.