PMPM Presents "Daughter of the Dunes: The Literary Life of Josephine Del Deo"

July 25th at Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum
(Photo of Josephine Del Deo by David Dunlap, Building Provincetown)

The Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum (PMPM) in collaboration with actor and director Stuard M. Derrick, is hosting "Daughter of the Dunes: The Literary Life of Josephine Del Deo," an evening of readings about the literary life of the late Josephine Del Deo, who is featured in this season’s new exhibition on her family, “Creating a Difference - The Del Deo Family of Provincetown: Art and Activism on the Outer Cape.”

The event will feature remarks from her husband Sal Del Deo, poetry readings, excerpts from her autobiographical writings and the performance of a one-act play that she wrote, “The Burial Ground.” Mr. Derrick will be performing along with other local actors including Josephine Del Deo’s grandson Luca Del Deo, Nick Harris, Cindy Harrington, Judith Partelow and Bill Salem.

July 25th at 7 p.m.

Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum, 1 High Pole Hill Road, Provincetown, MA

As part of “Free Admission Wednesdays,” the event is free and open to the public and includes free parking. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. There will be a cash bar. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on