H.P. Lovecraft & The Salem Connection

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Jan 7 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm


H.P. Lovecraft is a writer from the early 20th century known for his fantastic stories in the genres of horror fiction, fantasy and science fiction. He specialized in the weird that captured the imagination of many of his fans, especially with the creature Cthulhu Mythos. He loved Providence where he was born, but his second favorite city may have been Salem, where he visited several times to seek inspiration for many of books. Join us for HP Lovecraft and the Salem Connection with S.T. Joshi, the leading authority on Lovecraft, his writings and his life. Joshi will give a presentation on Lovecraft that details his visits to Salem and how he used them in his various stories. The presentation will be followed by a Q & A session.