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Nov 19: Classics Revisited

Classics Revisited

Where:  Henry Ford Centennial Library – Second Floor Ford Collection Room
When:  7:00 – 8:00 pm


CR_NovThe Optimist’s Daughter is the story of Laurel McKelva Hand, a young woman who has left the South and returns, years later, to New Orleans, where her father is dying. After his death, she and her silly young stepmother go back still farther, to the small Mississippi town where she grew up. Alone in the old house, Laurel finally comes to an understanding of the past, herself, and her parents.

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September 17
Travels of Marco Polo

October 22
Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury (Fourth Wednesday)

November 19
The Optimist’s Daughter by Eudora Welty

December 17
All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Remarque


January 21
Mere Christianity by C.S. Lewis

February 18
Autobiography of Malcolm X

March 18
Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys

April 15
The Birds by Aristophanes

May 20
Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen

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