History and Mystery: Michael Sims’ Arthur & Sherlock

When:
October 11, 2017 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am
2017-10-11T10:30:00-04:00
2017-10-11T11:45:00-04:00
Where:
George’s, 3rd Floor, Johnson Center
4400 University Dr
Fairfax, VA 22030
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Kara Oakleaf
703.993.3986

The latest from acclaimed author Michael Sims traces the history of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s famous creation, Sherlock Holmes. Holmes is the English-speaking world’s most popular fictional detective, and the life of his creator is equally intriguing. In Arthur and Sherlock: Conan Doyle and the Creation of Holmes, Michael Sims traces Conan Doyle’s journey to becoming the father of modern mystery. The Washington Post calls this book “Enlightening.”