WSL AUTHOR VISIT: Steve Kurkjian on Sat, Feb 27 @ 2 pm, Book "Master Thieves" on 1990 Gardner Museum Heist

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The biggest art theft in history took place at the Gardner Museum in Boston in March 1990. Twenty-five years later, this still-unsolved crime is detailed in “Master Thieves: The Boston Gangsters Who Pulled Off the World’s Greatest Art Heist”, a book by author Stephen Kurkjian, a two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter for The Boston Globe.

Join us at the Whitinsville Social Library at 2 pm on Saturday, February 29 when Kurkjian will share what he has learned in researching for his new book.

Books will be available for purchase.

Free and open to the public


ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Kurkjian has worked as an editor and reporter for The Boston Globe since 1968. As a member of the Spotlight Team and on his own, Kurkjian has won more than 20 national and regional reporting awards.

A native of Boston, Kurkjian graduated from Boston public schools, Boston University, and Suffolk University Law School. He is a member of the Massachusetts Bar.