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UMBERTO ECO | November 12 | It's been more than 30 years since the original publication of The Name of the Rose, and more than 20 since Sean Connery staved off demonic possession as William of Baskerville in the film adaptation. Meanwhile, Italian author Umberto Eco has cranked out a respectable number of academic texts and novels. This November, the 79-year-old will make a rare Stateside appearance to read from The Prague Cemetery, a book about a cunning forger and trans-European intrigue. | First Unitarian Church | 3 Church St, Cambridge | 6pm | $5 | 617.661.1515 or harvard.com

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