Stanford Book Salon
Bookworms unite! Each month, this seriously unstuffy community of Stanford alumni, family and friends gathers online to read and discuss a different book handpicked by one of our renowned faculty hosts.
Ready to devour and digest the latest and greatest reads? Join Book Salon today.
Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver
Hosted by: Noah Diffenbaugh, associate professor of earth sciences and senior fellow in the Woods Institute for the Environment
People of the Book by Geraldine Brooks
Hosted by: Elaine Treharne, professor of English and co-director of the Center of Medieval and Early Modern Studies
A Working Theory of Love, by Scott Hutchins
Hosted by: Scott Hutchins, lecturer for the Creative Writing Program
Hosted by: Tanya Luhrmann, Howard and Jessie Watkins University Professor in Anthropology and psychology (by courtesy)
That They May Face the Rising Sun (By the Lake), by John McGahern
Hosted by: Eamonn Callan, Pigott Family Professor Associate Dean for Student Affairs
The Bluest Eye, by Toni Morrison
Hosted by: Peggy Phelan, Ann O'Day Maples Professor in the Arts and professor of theater and performance studies and English
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