Enjoy books from past and present, as UNCG faculty lead Friends of the UNCG Libraries book discussions. Anyone interested may attend. To reserve a spot, register on this web site, or contact Kimberly Lutz at 256-8598 or by email.
All book discussions will meet on Mondays in the Hodges Reading Room, Jackson Library.
Sept. 16, 4 p.m.: “The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness” by Michelle Alexander. Faculty Discussion Leader: Dr. Steven Cureton (Sociology)
Oct. 7, 7 p.m.: “The Swerve: How the World Became Modern” by Stephen Greenblatt. Faculty Discussion Leader: Dr. David Wharton (Classical Studies)
Nov. 4, 4 p.m.: “The Colony: The Harrowing True Story of the Exiles of Molokai” by John Tayman. Faculty Discussion Leaders: Dr. Janne Cannon (UNC-CH Microbiology and Immunology, emeritus) and Dr. Rob Cannon (Biology).
Feb. 24, at 4 p.m.: “Goodbye to All That” by Robert Graves. Faculty Discussion Leader: Dr. Ron Cassell (History)
March 17, 7 p.m.: “The Return of the Soldier” by Rebecca West. Faculty Discussion Leader: Dr. Keith Cushman (English).
April 21, 4 p.m.: “Serena” by Ron Rash. Faculty Discussion Leader: Dr. Hephzibah Roskelly (English).