Women's Association of Memorial University of Newfoundland

NONFICTION BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP

 We enjoy reading nonfiction books about a wide variety of subjects:

historical and literary figures, art, music, travel past and present,

societies, psychology, food, technology, and ecology.   

Biographies and memoirs are also popular.

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   THE NEXT MEETINGS:   

OCTOBER 2  1:30 p.m.  

   

NOVEMBER 6   1:30 pm

  

      

THIS PAGE PROVIDES SPECIFIC INFORMATION

ABOUT THE NON-FICTION BOOK GROUP

CONVENOR AND CONTACT INFORMATION READING SCHEDULE FOR THIS YEAR

MEETING PLACE AND TIMES

 BOOKS READ IN PREVIOUS YEARS
SPECIAL EVENTS  

 

RELATED WEBPAGES:

GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT BOTH WAMUN BOOK GROUPS

MOSTLY FICTION BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP

 

 

 

CONVENOR AND CONTACT INFORMATION

Deborah Rehner: contact her by e-mail at WAMUN

HELP IN OBTAINING THE BOOKS

 If you are finding it difficult to buy the book or find it at the Library, contact us at WAMUN

 It is usually possible to find a copy for you to borrow.

  

MEETING PLACE

  The MARJORIE MEWS LIBRARY

  12 HIGHLAND DRIVE  (near the corner of Torbay Rd. and Highland Drive)

 

  MEETING TIME     

  1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. usually

   on the first Tuesday of the

   month.  (Holidays may shift

   the meeting to a week later.)

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 DONATIONS TO CAMPUS FOOD BANK

 Donations to the Campus Food Bank are     accepted at the meeting and greatly  appreciated.    

                                  

                          

  Books for 2018 - 2019

            

 Sept    Oct    Nov     Dec   Jan     Feb    March

April 

June 

                   

READING SCHEDULE FOR 2018 - 2019   

 September 11, 2018

 Shadow of the Silk Road   by Colin Thubron 

 October 2, 2018

 Travels with a Donkey in the Cévennes             

       by Robert Louis Stevenson

 November 6 , 2018

 Arrival City  by Doug Suanders

 December 4, 2018

 Educated   by Tara Westover   

 January 8, 2019

 Prisoners of Geography by Tim Marshall

 February 5 , 2019

 Chernobyl Prayer  by Svetlana Alexievich

 March 5, 2019

 Fast Times in Palestine  by Pamela J Olson

 April 2, 2019

 Never in Anger  by Jean L Briggs

 May 7, 2019

  Recommendations for next year's reading list 

 June 4, 2019

  Apron Strings   by Jan Wong       

             and  VOTING  on next year's books  

 

BOOKS READ IN PREVIOUS YEARS (2003-2018)

By Author             By Title              By Year 

 

                                                       

 

 

 Christmas Party 

DECEMBER 11

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 Nonfiction Books: 2017 - 2018

 Nonfiction Books:  2016 - 2017
          
 Nonfiction Books:  2015 - 2016
 Nonfiction Books: 2014 - 2015
 Nonfiction Books: 2013 - 2014         
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Nonfiction Books: 2012 - 2013

        

Nonfiction Books: 2011 - 2012

                    

       

                                      Last updated  2018-09-20  dm