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Author Event: A.J. Jacobs “It’s All Relative”

November 30 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

$35.00

Event will include presentation by the author, audience Q&A, and book signing. Books will be available for purchase.

In his new book, A.J. Jacobs, contributing editor to Esquire and NPR, shares a hilarious, heartfelt quest to understand what constitutes family – how to convene an enormous family reunion – and his three-year adventure to help build the biggest family tree in the world.

Jacobs upends, in ways both meaningful and hilarious, our understanding of genetics and genealogy, tradition and tribalism, identity & connection. Jacobs’s enthusiastic journey takes us across all seven continents. Along the way, he drinks beer with a U.S. president, finds himself singing with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, and unearths DNA links to Hollywood actresses and real-life scoundrels. It’s All Relative is a fascinating look at the bonds that connect us all.

Presented by Meet Me Saint Louis, in partnership with Kirkwood Public Library and St. Louis Genealogy Society.

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Date:
November 30
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost:
$35.00
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Website:
https://www.meetmestlouis.org

Venue

Kirkwood Public Library
140 E. Jefferson Ave.
Kirkwood, MO 63122 United States
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Phone:
314-821-5770