Book Club with a Cross-Cultural Theme - Virtual Program
Book Club: Crossing Cultures - Virtual Program
Join us for this guided yet relaxed adventure into stories (memoir and fiction) of crossing cultures.
Books about leaving and arriving, about being at the center and on the periphery, about feeling at home and in-between—these will be discussed with facilitator Linda Steinman over the course of 6 months.
Linda will suggest thinking prompts in between meetings to spark questions and discussion.
The session with the theme "Crossing Cultures" was exceptionally well received by all participants in both virtual groups. Linda S. is an extraordinary literary reviewer and a terrific facilitator, drawing in all participants and creating a very inclusive and enriched experience.
|January 5th —||I've Been Meaning to Tell You by David Chariandy|
|February 2nd —||Inheritance by Dani Shapiro|
|March 2nd —||Lost in Translation by Eva Hoffman|
|March 30th —||Five Little Indians by Michelle Good|
|April 27th —||RU by Kim Thuy|
|May 25th —||Becoming Eve by Abby Chava Stein|
About the facilitator
Dr. Linda Steinman is a senior scholar at York University, Department of Languages, Literatures and Linguistics. One of her research areas is language memoirs. She also facilitates classes in Lifewriting at JCC and elsewhere.
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