From To
Find an Event
  • Today
  • Tomorrow
  • This Weekend
  • Funsavers
  • Funsavers Subscriptions

    Joshua Foer, Dylan Thuras, and Ella Morton | Atlas Obscura | 2nd Edition: An Explorer’s Guide to the World’s Hidden Wonders

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Parkway Central Library

    1901 Vine Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
    • Thursday October 24th 2019, 7:30pm to 9:00pm

    The bestselling Atlas Obscura garnered popular acclaim in 2016 as a joyous plunge into some of Earth’s weirdest and most mysterious places. Replete with rigorous research, lavish charts and illustrations, and brisk writing, a revised and updated second edition treats readers to 120 new entries and a full-color folding road-trip map.


    Joshua Foer is the cofounder and chairman of the Atlas Obscura organization and the author of the popular Moonwalking with Einstein: The Art and Science of Remembering Everything. A cofounder and the creative director of Atlas Obscura, Dylan Thuras is the coauthor of The Atlas Obscura Explorer’s Guide for the World’s Most Adventurous Kid. Ella Morton is a former associate editor at Atlas Obscura and the previous host of Rocketboom NYC, a web show about New York’s oddball personalities and locales.

    Accessibility Information

    $15 - $38
    Free Library Author Events

    If you sign up for Funsavers, we will not share or sell your email address with anyone, in keeping with our User Agreement & Privacy Policy. Funsavers is administered by a non-profit organization, the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance, and all proceeds directly benefit the cultural community.



    More Info