Book Group: Carol Benet - Potpourri of Literary Prizes (Afternoons)

Monday, February 10, 2014 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

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.

Reading List:

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

 

 

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