5 Mon.: Feb. 10, Mar. 10, Apr. 7, May 12, & June 9 • 1:00-3:00pm • $105
Carol Benet has been teaching her popular classes on literary awards for 22 years at Book Passage. She received her Ph.D. in Comparative Literature from UC Berkeley, where she won an Outstanding Teaching Award. She also received an M.A. in French Literature from the University of Michigan.
February: City of Bohane, Kevin Barry ($15.00) - Impac Dublin Literary Award
March: The Hunger Angel, Herta Mueller ($16.00) - Nobel Prize Winner
April: Restless, William Boyd ($16.00) - Costa Award-formerly Whitbread
May: Spilt Milk, Chico Buarque ($15.00) - Premio Jabuti and Portugal Telecom Awards
June: Tenth of December, George Saunders ($15.00) - Pen/Saul Bellow Award