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Ekphrasis Book Club - A Monthly Book Club
Date(s) & Time(s)::
March 12, 2014 at 12:00 PM until 1:00 PM
Location: Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, One Museum Drive, Montgomery, AL 36117
Each month, we offer a presentation and lively discussion about the featured book of the month. Lunch is available upon request. For reservations call Charlene Boykin.Return to event list.
Mar 12: The Irish Game by Matthew Stewart
In the annals of art theft, no case has matched—for sheer criminal panache—the heist at Ireland’s Russborough House in 1986. The Irish police knew right away that the mastermind was a Dublin gangster named Martin Cahill. Yet the great plunder —including a Gainsborough, a Goya, two paintings by Rubens, and a Vermeer— remained missing for years.