Thursday, July 20 7:00 PM-8:30 PM
Rochambeau Library, 708 Hope Street
Andrew Pessin (a.k.a."The Genius" on the Late Show with David Letterman) will talk about his new mystery, The Irrationalist: The Tragic Murder of Rene Descartes.
In 1649 René Descartes was invited by the Queen of Sweden to become her Court Philosopher. Shortly thereafter he was dead.
Who would want to murder the world's most famous philosopher?
Turns out: nearly everyone.