“Print Town: Brattleboro’s Legacy of Words,” published by the Vermont Historical Society with an introduction by Tom Bodett, will launch Wednesday, December 9, 2020 with a Zoom event from 7 to 8 pm. Limited first edition copies of the book may be ordered in advance for a $40 donation via the Project website. Proceeds from the sale will help fund ongoing work related to the book, including a planned collection of oral histories from printers and publishers to be added to the Brattleboro Words Trail. Get the book, and register for the book launch at: http://brattleborowords.org
This event marks the Brattleboro Words Project culmination of its three-year, National Endowment for the Humanities-backed community effort celebrating the greater Brattleboro area’s unique and long-standing love affair with words.