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Lunch & Learn: Four 17th Century Globetrotters (Speakers: Alden and Virgini...

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Plimoth Plantation

137 Warren Avenue

Plymouth, MA 02360

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Join us at September's Lunch & Learn to hear Virginia and Alden Vaughan discuss four men who traveled across the Atlantic and elsewhere in the early 17th century: John Pory, George Sandys, Stephen Hopkins, and John Smith.

Virginia Mason Vaughan is Professor Emerita at Clark University. Her published work on Shakespeare and his contemporaries includes Othello: A Contextual History; Performing Blackness on English Stages, 1500-1800; and ‘The Tempest’: Shakespeare in Performance.

Alden T. Vaughan is Professor Emeritus of History at Columbia University. He has published widely on colonial America, including New England Frontier: Puritans and Indians, 1620-1675; American Genesis: Captain John Smith and the Founding of Virginia; and Transatlantic Encounters: American Indians I Britain, 1500-1776.

Together the Vaughans edited The Tempest (Arden, Third Series) and wrote Caliban: A Cultural History and Shakespeare in America.


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You may bring a bagged lunch or snack to enjoy while you experience the lecture series. We have Patuxet Cafe, in the Visitor Center, which is open during our operating season (mid-March through November), and is not open in the Winter. You can view the Patuxet Cafe menu, on our website: http://www.plimoth.org/plan-your-visit/shop-dine/dining-functions.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please contact Christina Coleman, Public Programs Manager, at (508) 746-1622 ext. 8107 or by emailing ccoleman@plimoth.org, with any questions or if you would like to purchase tickets over the phone.

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You do not have to bring your printed ticket to the event. You may give your name to the Event Facilitator at check-in.

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