Author Spotlight Series: Mackenzie Finklea
December 19 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Booth at Galveston’s Own Farmers Market
Want to learn the story behind the author’s inspiration to write her first book? Want to take a journey through the halls of history and explore the author’s passion for museums? Join us Thursday, Dec. 19 and meet Mackenzie Finklea, author of Beyond the Halls: An Insider’s Guide to Loving Museums.
She is a young professional who studied at the University of Texas at Austin earning a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology, a minor in Architecture, and a certificate in Museum Studies. Get your copy of Beyond the Halls at the Museum Shop or bring yours along for the author to sign!
About the Book:
In Beyond the Halls: An Insider’s Guide to Loving Museums you’ll find a brief history of museums while exploring the present nature of these institutions and thought-provoking ways to interact with them.
Stigma surrounds museums claiming they are boring, dusty, and stagnant, but within these pages, you’ll find thoughtful insights, heart-warming stories, and even games you can play with friends. Explore the many ways that you can appreciate displays and gain more memorable, exciting experiences inside museums.
January 26 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm