SpringFest Welcomes ‘Most Trusted Stranger in America’ to Webster April 10

| April 3, 2014

Would you share your deepest secret with a stranger? Webster University Campus Activities and the Student Activity Fee welcome Frank Warren, “the most trusted stranger in America” and the creator of PostSecret to the home campus April 10 as part of the annual SpringFest event.

Warren’s talk is free for current Webster students, $10 for faculty, staff, and alumni, and public admission is $20. The event will take placeĀ  in the Grant Gymnasium, with doors opening at 7 p.m., and the presentation beginning at 8 p.m., followed by a book signing for Warren’s book, PostSecret: Extraordinary Confessions from Ordinary Lives. Click here to purchase tickets.

PostSecret founder Frank Warren speaks at SpringFest April 10.

PostSecret founder Frank Warren speaks at SpringFest April 10.

About PostSecret

Frank Warren is the sole founder and curator of the PostSecret Project, a collection of over 500,000 highly personal and artfully decorated postcards mailed anonymously from around the world, displaying the soulful secrets we never voice. PostSecret postcards have been exhibited in various museums including the American Visionary Art Museum and the Museum of Modern Art in New York.

The website for PostSecret is the largest advertisement-free blog in the world, and has received over 600 million hits. The site also has received numerous awards for its community contribution, which include a special award from the National Mental Health Association for raising awareness and over $1 million toward suicide prevention, seven Webby Awards, and six Weblog Awards including their Hall of Fame and Lifetime Achievement awards.

 

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