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History & Memoir Events
March 2018
Friday, March 2, 7:00 pm, Historic LoDo

Fawaz A. Gerges is professor of international relations and Emirates Professor in Contemporary Middle East Studies at the London School of Economics and Political Science. His many books include  The New Middle East Obama and the Middle East , and  ISIS: A History . Gerges will discuss and sign  Making the Arab World: Nasser, Qutb, and the Clash That Shaped the Middle East  ($29.95 Princeton University Press).
Sunday, March 4, 2:00 pm, Colfax Avenue

Using her own hard-won wisdom, Author Jennifer Cross will discuss and sign Writing Ourselves Whole: Using the Power of Your Own Creativity to Recover and Heal from Sexual Trauma   ($16.95 Mango), about how to heal through journaling and personal writing.
Friday, March 9, 7:00 pm, Colfax Avenue

Author and multiplatinum singer-songwriter Rick Roberts will discuss and sign  Lame Brain: My Journey Back to Real Life   (32.99 Written Dreams Publishing), about his unexpected detour when a bump on the head reveals itself to be a Traumatic Brain Injury. Roberts will also discuss and sign  Song Stories and Other Left-Handed Recollections  ($28.99 Written Dreams Publishing), a lyrical memoir. 
Saturday, March 10, 2:00 pm, Colfax Avenue

As a physical therapist who has spent more than seventeen years helping patients through recovery, Elizabeth Kaufmann will discuss and sign  An Insider's Guide to Orthopedic Surgery: A Physical Therapist Shares the Keys to a Better Recovery  ($16.99 Skyhorse Publishing).
Tuesday, March 20, 7:00 pm, Colfax Avenue

Robert Smith, a Parkinson's disease advocate and local author, will discuss and sign  The Parkinson's Playbook: A Game Plan to Put Your Parkinson's Disease on the Defense  ($17.95 Hatherleigh Press). Based on the author's personal experiences,  The Parkinson's Playbook  teaches readers how to manage and minimize the symptoms of Parkinson's and its effects on their daily life. 
Wednesday, March 21, 7:00 pm, Historic LoDo

Is it possible to live vibrantly again, to find joy and purpose in life after your young adult child has passed on? Corey Stiles, who lost her 17-year-old daughter, has walked the path, and her words will inspire you to reclaim your joy. She will discuss and sign  Grief Interrupted: A Holistic Guide to Reclaiming Your Joy   ($14.95 Morgan James Publishing), a personal healing retreat for grieving mothers -- in book form.
Thursday, March 22, 7:00 pm, Colfax Avenue

Brian Castner, acclaimed memoirist, will discuss and sign Disappointment River: Finding and Losing the Northwest Passage  ($27.95 Doubleday Books). In 1789, Alexander Mackenzie traveled on the immense river in Canada, in search of the fabled Northwest Passage. In this book, Castner not only retells the story of Mackenzie's epic voyages in vivid prose, he personally retraces his travels, battling exhaustion, exposure, white water rapids, and the threat of bears. 
Sunday, March 25, 2:00 pm, Colfax Avenue

Authors E. Michael Rosser and Diane Sanders will discuss and sign A History of Mortgage Banking in the West: Financing America's Dreams   ($35.00 University Press of Colorado). Part economic history, part public history,  A History of Mortgage Banking in the West  is an insider's account of how the mortgage banking sector worked over the last 150 years.
Tuesday, March 13, 12:30 pm, Colfax Avenue

Join Active Minds as we look at the early days of the blues, from its roots in African American oral tradition to its rise as a mainstream American musical style.
Tuesday, March 27, 5:00 pm, Colfax Avenue

Join Active Minds for a discussion of recent developments as well as a review of North Korean history.
Upcoming Events

Tuesday, April 3, 7:00 pm, Historic LoDo

Tuesday, April 3, 7:00 pm, Colfax Avenue

Thursday, April 5, 7:00 pm, Colfax Avenue

Sunday, April 8, 7:00 pm, Colfax Avenue

Monday, April 23, 7:00 pm, Colfax Avenue

Thursday, April 26, 7:00 pm, Colfax Avenue

Friday, April 27, 7:00 pm, Colfax Avenue

Wednesday, May 2, 7:00 pm, Colfax Avenue

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