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A Virtual Afternoon with Eric Jay Dolin & Bryan Norcross

Friday, August 14, 2020 @ 12:00 pm

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Books & Books and the Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce present “A Virtual Afternoon with Eric Jay Dolin & Bryan Norcross” discussing A Furious Sky.

About The Book

In A Furious Sky, Eric Jay Dolin has created a vivid, sprawling account of our encounters with hurricanes, from the nameless storms that threatened Columbus’s New World voyages to the destruction wrought in Puerto Rico by Hurricane Maria. Dolin reveals we must look to our nation’s past if we hope to comprehend the consequences of the hurricanes of the future.

Join best-selling author Eric Jay Dolin and Bryan Norcross, Hurricane Specialist and Director of Meteorology, for a conversation on the impact of tempests on U.S. affairs, technology and climate to consider how half a millennium of storms have shaped America in the 21st century. 

About the Author

ERIC JAY DOLIN is the best-selling author of Leviathan, and Black Flags, Blue Waters. He and his family live in Marblehead, Massachusetts.

About the Moderator

BRYAN NORCROSS is a television meteorologist and hurricane specialist in the United States. He became nationally known as the man who “talked South Florida through” Hurricane Andrew in 1992, which lead to his work on NBC and as the CBS News Hurricane Analyst from 1996 to 2008. He is currently Senior Hurricane Specialist at The Weather Channel.