Join us for a talk and book-signing by Philip Mosley as he presents his new book, “Telling of the Anthracite: A Pennsylvania Posthistory”. Mosley’s book explores the various ways anthracite history has been represented and remembered since 1960. Copies of the book will be available for purchase from the museum’s gift shop. The talk is free and refreshments will be served.
A native of England, who came to the USA in 1988, Philip Mosley is Distinguished Professor Emeritus of English and Comparative Literature at Penn State University. Author of a number of books on literature and cinema, including Anthracite! (2006) and most recently Resuming Maurice (2019), he is also a translator of works by Belgian francophone authors and was awarded the Prix de la Traduction in 2008.