Contemporary Literature Book Club

The Contemporary Literature Book Club meets the first Tuesday of the month at 1:00

Remember to sign up for lunch!!


UPCOMING DATES

  • Tuesday, April 3 1:00 pm Secret Daughter — Shilpi Somaya Gowda presenter: Alison Darling
  • Tuesday, May 1 1:00 pm When Breath Becomes Air — Paul Kalaihli presenter: Leona Macdonald


Join the Contemporary LIterature Book Club group on Tuesday, March 6th at 1:00 pm to discuss the novel Circling The Sun by Paula McLain. The main character, Beryl Markham, was an extraordinary woman... a very familiar phrase descriptive of members of the University Women's Club.


2017 - 2018

Welcome back and please join the members of the Contemporary Literature Book Club on October 3rd at 1:00 pm. We will share some of our favourite summer reads and dis-cuss the author and humorist Stephen Leacock. The 2017-18 list of titles, dates and pre-senters can be found on the UWCW website.

  • Tuesday, March 6th at 1:00 pm: Circling The Sun by Paula McLain.
  • Feb. 06 Do Not Say We Have Nothing — Madeliene Thien Muriel Smith
  • Dec. 05 The Break — Katherena Vermette Marg Cuddy
  • Nov. 07 After Light — Catherine Hunter Nettie Peters
  • Oct. 03 Any short story by Stephen Leacock Judy McDonald
  • June 05 Lunch and selection of titles for 2018-19
  • May 01 When Breath Becomes Air — Paul Kalaihli Leona Macdonald
  • April 03 Secret Daughter — Shilpi Somaya Gowda Alison Darling
  • March 06 Circling the Sun — Paula McLain Grace Johnson

Past Readings

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