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You’ve Got Mail: Exploring Letter-Writing Through Time

Date and Time: August 19, 2022, 9:00 AM CT

Location: Shepherd's Center Topeka, 4101 SW 15th St, Topeka
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At one time, daily letter-writing bound us together. Today, ubiquitous emails, texts, and social media messages challenge this time-honored tradition. This talk weaves together a historical look at letter-writing from the pharaohs of Ancient Egypt and historical figures like Abigail Adams and Jane Austen to the intimate, everyday shared experiences between sweethearts, friends, and family members. Is letter-writing a tradition lost? Or will a renewed interest take hold again? Presented by Celia Daniels.

Sponsored by: Shepherd's Center Topeka

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For more information about this event, please contact:
Karen Willard
(785) 554-2781
http://shepherdscentertopeka.org

 

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