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  • Visitor Series

    Meeting Julian Barnes

    Meeting Julian Barnes

    I found myself dog-earring nearly every page. There were lines I wanted to underline; there were too many   lines I wanted to underline. Lines that made me almost cry out 'hell yeah' and punch the…

  • Monthlies

    Accidents & Emergencies: Boofhead

    Accidents & Emergencies: Boofhead

    My brother got his head glued back together when I was nine. We were about to go overseas and Dad thought it would be too much of a hassle to get stitches out while traveling.

  • Visitor Series

    Meeting Martin Amis

    Meeting Martin Amis

    Martin Amis is languorous as he walks into the hall. I can't say exactly why this is impressive, but it is. I would normally view drooping skin and a faint monobrow as unattractive qualities, but Amis wears a defi…

Book club

Drown

Drown

In this collection of short stories, Diaz explores the struggle of Dominican Republic immigrants in the United States to achieve the American Dream. Each story is related, but is a separate vignette, each with its own title. The novel does not follow a traditional story arc but rather each story captures a moment in time. Drown is narrated by an educated adult, and set mostly in the 1980s, with much of the narrative occurring in the narrator's childhood.

Meet & discuss

When
12:00AM Monday August 04 2014
Where
TBD
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