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SJCPL Online Book Club: World of Wonders

In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, & Other Astonishments

2021-01-11 20:00:00 2021-01-11 20:45:00 America/New_York SJCPL Online Book Club: World of Wonders From beloved, award-winning poet Aimee Nezhukumatathil comes a debut work of nonfiction—a collection of essays about the natural world, and the way its inhabitants can teach, support, and inspire us. https://zoom.us/j/92948307152 -

Monday, January 11
8:00pm - 8:45pm

Add to Calendar 2021-01-11 20:00:00 2021-01-11 20:45:00 America/New_York SJCPL Online Book Club: World of Wonders From beloved, award-winning poet Aimee Nezhukumatathil comes a debut work of nonfiction—a collection of essays about the natural world, and the way its inhabitants can teach, support, and inspire us. https://zoom.us/j/92948307152 -

From beloved, award-winning poet Aimee Nezhukumatathil comes a debut work of nonfiction—a collection of essays about the natural world, and the way its inhabitants can teach, support, and inspire us.

2 meetings: Mondays, January 11 and 18, from 8:00-8:45 p.m.

For meeting 1, January 11, read from the beginning through the chapter titled "Monsoon."

For meeting 2, January 18, read from the chapter titled "Corpse Flower" to the end.

Available in print and hoopla ebook formats.

 

Zoom Meeting link:  https://zoom.us/j/92948307152

 

 

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Books & Authors |

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