, Newburyport, MA


March 27, 2014

Port series brings talk to PEM

Novelist and sociologist to discuss fashion and feminism


“It’s a great American novel about what it means to be a radical,” Shand said. “I think she takes the idea of modernity one step further and addresses radical beliefs, particularly through the lives of two female characters.”

If you go

What: “From Bullet Bras to Bra Burning”

When: Saturday, 3 p.m.

Where: Peabody Essex Museum, 161 Essex St., Salem

How much: Free with museum admission of $18 for adults, $15 for seniors and $10 for students

More information: 978-255-3953, or

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