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.
A Woman Without A Country by Eavan Boland
Hosted by: Greg Wrenn, Jones Lecturer in the Creative Writing Program
Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel
Hosted by: Paula Moya, associate professor of English
Winesburg, Ohio by Sherwood Anderson
Hosted by: Judy Richardson, senior lecturer in English and program coordinator for American Studies
Can't We Talk About Something More Pleasant? by Roz Chast
Hosted by: Andrea Lunsford, Louise Hewlett Nixon Professor of English, Emerita, and former director of the Program in Writing and Rhetoric
Memoirs of Hadrian by Marguerite Yourcenar
Hosted by: Blair Hoxby, associate professor of English
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