Kirby Michael Wright will talk about travel writing and his experiences as an Artist in Residence in Finland and his latest book At the Customs House. In addition, he will explain his philosophy of mapless discovery in any new city. Dim sum and red wine will be served, and we welcome you to bring your own special dish to the festivities.
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