Late Guy Fawkes Night Celebration on Nov. 17


November 15, 2012

Remember, remember the Fifth of November.  Guy Fawkes Night commemorates the defeat of English insurgents’ attempt to destroy Parliament.  This event takes place at the Edgerton House Lounge and Courtyard on Saturday, November 17th, 2012, from 8:00pm to 10:30pm.  Outdoors, there will be the traditional effigy-burning in the Edgerton fire pit, followed by s’mores.  Indoors, there will be traditional cuisine from Britain and Ireland, including Bangers & Mash, Irish Stew, Shepherd’s Pie and Chocolate Guinness Cake.  There will also be a screening of “V for Vendetta,” a modern adaptation of the Fawkes tale told from the insurgent’s viewpoint.  All members of the MIT community are welcome!  Contact eh-officers@mit.edu for more information.

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