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Edgar Allan Poe’s love of cryptography

When you remember Edgar Allan Poe, you tend to think of people getting dismembered, buried or burnt alive. Consequently, a lot of the programs during our Know Poe month this July are aimed toward teens and adults. But we didn’t … Continue reading

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Thinking with Ink during Know Poe

We’re celebrating Edgar Allan Poe’s work all July during the Know Poe festival at Mentor Library. When we talk about Poe’s influence, we’re mostly talking about his affect on writers. He did, after all, create two genres: the horror and … Continue reading

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Join our Poe Book Talks during One Book, One City

So you picked up a Know Poe book at one of our branches, Little Free Libraries, Java Express, Melt, Yours Truly, one of our Flash Libraries or wherever. You read it and loved it—or hated it; you’re entitled to your opinions—and you … Continue reading

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Know Poe Film Festival Begins Tonight

Want to see a movie but don’t feel like spending money? Watch one on us. Our Know Poe Film Festival begins with a free screening of The Pit and the Pendulum at 7 p.m. today at the Atlas Cinemas at Great … Continue reading

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Get to Know Poe this July at Mentor Library

Mentor Public Library is dedicating the month of July to the inventor of the horror genre and detective novel, to an author who mastered both verse and prose, one of the most important writers ever—Edgar Allan Poe. There will be … Continue reading

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