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Brattleboro Branch of the American Assn of University Women presents a talk about Madame Sherri
March 17, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
In celebration of Women’s History Month
The Theatrical, Eccentric, Flamboyant Madame Sherri
A talk by Eric Stanway
Tues., March 17 7 p.m.
Brattleboro Historical Society History Center at the Masonic Temple
196 Main St., Brattleboro
Stanway is author of “Madame Sherri: The Special Edition,” an expanded biography of the diva of the 20’s who scandalized the locals for years before succumbing to poverty and dying in a Brattleboro boarding house, leaving her castle in the woods of West Chesterfield, N.H., to crumble to ruins.
Stanway is a writer, artist and musician who has authored more than 15 books of New England history, including Mysteries of Monadnock, The Old Rindge House, Haunted Hillsborough County, The Victorian, and Mad Ghosts and Englishmen.