The Speed of Sound: An Evening with Thomas Dolby

The Friends of the Johns Hopkins University Libraries present An Evening with Thomas Dolby, who will read from The Speed of Sound

Thomas Dolby has spent his career at the intersection of music and technology. “The Speed of Sound,” his new memoir, is the remarkable story of his rise to the top of the music charts, a second act as a tech pioneer, and the sustaining power of creativity and art.

Tuesday, May 2

Mason Hall auditorium, Homewood campus

6:00 PM Reading/ 6:45 PM Reception

This event is free, but registration is requested. E-mail

The Enigmatic Edgar A. Poe in Baltimore & Beyond: Selections from the Susan Jaffe Tane Collection

Edgar Allen PoeOpening October 4, 2016 at the George Peabody Library, the exhibition features items from the Susan Jaffe Tane Collection of Edgar Allan Poe, one of the finest private gathering of Poe materials in the world. This exhibition is free and open to the public.

Hours: The George Peabody Gallery is open Tuesdays through Thursdays 10 – 5, Fridays and Saturdays 10 – 3, and Sundays 10 – 1.