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Orange International Street Fair 2017

The 1888 Center will be CLOSED on Saturday, September 2 and Sunday, September 3 to celebrate and support the Orange International Street Fair (OISF).

Since 1973, the Orange International Street Fair (OISF) has been bridging the financial gap for local non-profit organizations. OISF is a multi-cultural family event with an average attendance of 400,000 during the 3-day event.

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The How The Why: 178 – Ruta Sepetys

Today our podcast connects with Ruta Sepetys, author of internationally acclaimed historical fiction novels such as Between Shades of Gray (Philomel Books) and Out of the Easy (Philomel Books), and the recent Carnegie Medal winning novel Salt to the Sea (Philomel Books).READ MORE

The How The Why: 177 – Nate Ragolia

Today our podcast connects with Nate Ragolia, Co-Founder of Spaceboy Books, author of the novella There You Fee Free (1888) and the novel The Rectroactivist (Spaceboy), Editor-In-Chief of Boned: A Collection of Skeletal Writings, author of the webcomics The Illiterate Badger and The Right Corking Adventures of Cecil Larkbunting & Alastair Wakerobin, and Social Media Manager of 1888.READ MORE

Opening Weekend

We’re excited to announce the 1888 Center Opening Weekend. These four days, July 27 through July 30, will highlight our first contemporary and history exhibitions; introduce a new collaborative performance series; and feature a special guest for a live recording of our popular podcast program.READ MORE

The How The Why: 175 – Jonathan Sun

Today our podcast connects with Jonathan Sun, author (under the pen name jomny sun) of the graphic book everyone’s a aliebn when ur a aliebn too (HarperPerennial); author behind the Twitter projects @jonnysun, @tinycarebot, and @tinydotblot; Ph.D. candidate and co-creator of The Online Humor Conversation Series at MIT; former editor-in-chief of the Yale School of Architecture journal, Retrospecta 36; playwright; architect; comedian; and artist.READ MORE