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Mystery Loves Company and Christopher Tilghman

June 20 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Christopher Tilghman’s life has revolved around his family’s farm on the Eastern Shore of Maryland. His novels, The Right-Hand Shore (2012), Mason’s Retreat (1996, revised 2012), and Thomas and Beal in the Midi (2019) tell the multigenerational story of a farm on the Eastern Shore modeled after his own. His other books include the novel Roads of the Heart (2005), and the short story collections In a Father’s Place (1990) and The Way People Run (1999). Chris is the recipient of a Whiting Award in Fiction and is a Professor of English and

Director of the Creative Writing Program at the University of Virginia. He and his wife, the writer Caroline Preston, divide their time between Charlottesville and the Eastern Shore.

Thomas and Beal in the Midi

A young interracial couple escapes from Maryland to France in 1892, living first among artists in the vibrant Latin Quarter of Paris, and then beginning a new life as winemakers in the rugged…

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June 20
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Robert Morris Inn
314 N. Morris St.
Oxford, MD 21654
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