4th Monday of the month (usually)
9:30 - 11:30 am
New women welcome, bring a friend!
BRANDEIS WOMEN”S BOOK GROUP BOOKS FOR SPRING 2019
JULY 22 ASYMMETRY by LISA HALLIDAY . Smash
reviews on this one. Two unrelated sections Folly and
MADNESS are connected by a shocking coda A novel
of ideas and political engagement.
AUGUST 26 OUTLINE by RACHEL CUSK. Called a
“novel in ten conversations” . A lush human collage. A portrait of a woman who resists concessions in life and art.
SEPTEMBER 23 THE LIBRARY BOOK by SUSAN
ORLEANS. Who set the fire in the LA Public Library in 1986?
A mystery, a history,a memoir , a fictional biography.
OCTOBER 28 WARLIGHT by MICHAEL COOETZE. A teenage brother and sister are inexplicably left alone by
their parents in post WW II London.
NOVEMBER 25 CELESTIAL BODIES by JOKHA ALHARTI
A winner of the International Mann-Booker Prize for best book translated into English.Three generations of Omanis
(1880 to the present) are changed by society.
DECEMBER 16 (NOTE DATE ) ORLANDO by VIRGINIA
WOOLF. Wealthy Elizabethan Orlando changes into a
modern woman in three centuries. Biographical fiction.
Apropos of the transgender issues of today.
Contact: Leslie Steinmetz, (805) 687-5031, firstname.lastname@example.org