Matthew Pearl

Matthew Pearl is the author of the novel The Last Dickens.

Feb. 27 2012 6:50 AMA History of MIT PranksFrom homemade torpedoes to purloined police cars.
March 17 2009 9:55 AMBleak House: The 3-D Concert ExperienceDid Charles Dickens' 1867 trip to America inspire the first stirrings of modern celebrity culture?
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