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Charlene Fix

Charlene Fix

Wednesday, August 7
Dinner: Beginning at 5:30 p.m.
Reading: 7:00 p.m.
Thurber House
77 Jefferson Ave.
Columbus, OH 43215

Charlene Fix is a professor of literature and creative writing at the Columbus College of Art and Design, and an award-winning, published poet. In her newest book, Harpo Marx as Trickster, she strikes off in a fascinating new direction, inviting readers to get to know that most illusive of the Marx Brothers, Harpo. Throughout history, in folklore, myth and legend, tricksters have held a special part in people’s lives and in their hearts. In photos and words, Harpo’s trickster persona is spotlighted in each Marx Brother film, demonstrating his affinity for mischief and magic - and revealing the traits of the true trickster who can be hiding in plain sight - within you!

The deadline to buy dinner tickets to the Charlene Fix Picnic is Monday, August 5 by 4 p.m.

MENU: Chicken Salad with Toasted Pecans and Cranberries on Croissant; Marinated Vegetables de Provence; Lemon Pound Cake

Author photo © Christine Kozobarich