Book Groups

Book Group: John Hart - Reading the Poets

Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Eight Tuesdays: Mar. 3-Apr. 21 • 7:00-9:00 pm • $200
 
 
 
 
“To have great poets,” Walt Whitman said, “there must be great audiences, too.” What makes a poem worth reading? This group looks at famous poets from several centuries and from several literatures. Widely published local poet and author John Hart co-edits the venerable all-poetry journal Blue Unicorn, now in its 37th year.
 
 

Book Group: Pat Holt - Contemporary Classics

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 - 10:30am to 12:30pm
*Please note the dates changes and updated book list! If you have any questions, feel free to contact the Classes Dept. at 415-927-0960 ext 1
Six Tuesdays: Mar. 10, Apr. 14, May 12, June 9, July 14 & August 11 • 10:30-12:30pm • $105
 
 
 
Pat Holt leads a discussion of books that have captured the contemporary imagination. Holt is the former book review editor of the San Francisco Chronicle and publisher of Holt Uncensored.
 
March: All the Light We Cannot See, Anthony Doerr
April: We are All Completely Beside Ourselves, Karen Joy Fowler
May: Oleander Girl, Chitra Divakaruni
June: The Translator, Nina Schuyler
July: Every Day is for the Thief, Teju Cole
August: People in the Trees, Hanya Yanagihara
 
 
 

Book Group: Pat Holt - Contemporary Classics

Friday, March 13, 2015 - 10:30am to 12:30pm
*Please note the dates changes and updated book list! If you have any questions, feel free to contact the Classes Dept. at 415-927-0960 ext 1
Six Fridays: Mar. 13, Apr. 17, May 15, June 12, July 17 & August 21 • 10:30-12:30pm • $105
 
 
 
Pat Holt leads a discussion of books that have captured the contemporary imagination. Holt is the former book review editor of the San Francisco Chronicle and publisher of Holt Uncensored.
 
March: All the Light We Cannot See, Anthony Doerr
April: We are All Completely Beside Ourselves, Karen Joy Fowler
May: Oleander Girl, Chitra Divakaruni
June: The Translator, Nina Schuyler
July: Every Day is for the Thief, Teju Cole
August: People in the Trees, Hanya Yanagihara