Author Eric. D. Lehman will give a presentation on “Becoming Tom Thumb: The New Evidence” on Sunday, Jan. 4 at 2 p.m. at the Stratford Library, 2203 Main St., Stratford. The event is free and open to the public.
Lehman, a University of Bridgeport literature and creative writing professor, has just published a book about the showman entitled “Becoming Tom Thumb: Charles Stratton, P.T. Barnum, and the Dawn of American Celebrity.”