“Rogue Taxidermy”

{Amateur Hour #12 – Photo by Judy Sirota}

Amateur Hour

Amateur Hour is a series of the Institute Library created by Joshua Foer and Jack Hitt, exploring the passions and pursuits of America’s most inspiring fanatics, obsessives, tinkerers, and collectors.

Click here to register for an upcoming Amateur Hour.

Calling all “Amateurs”

Have an idea for an Amateur Hour?

Tell us more about yourself or the amateurs in your life.

Write to us if you’ve got a person in mind who is fond of or admires something at home@institutelibrary.org.

Click on the posters below and choose “view details” at right, for more information on past Amateur Hours. Many of these posters, autographed by the speakers and presenters, are available for purchase at the Institute Library. All Amateur Hour posters were designed by Design Monsters, New Haven CT.

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Poster_Cryptozoology_11x17 Poster_7_11x17 Poster_8_UrbanForaging_Update Poster_9_Quackery_11x17
Poster_Ad_ORIGAMI_11x17 amateur_hour_11-poster-2inch amateur_hour_12-poster-400px amateur_hour_13-poster-400px
amateur_hour_14-poster-400px Poster_9_Quackery_Final amateur_hour_16-poster-716px amateur_hour_17-poster-716px

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