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 BOOK . . .      

SEPTEMBER 6

 

Visit with guest editor 

Edward Roberts  

 

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     

  2:00 p.m. on the first Tuesday

  of each month EXCEPT FOR THIS 

  MONTH.

  September 8th for this month.

 

 DONATIONS TO CAMPUS FOOD BANK

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

                                  

 

  Books for 2016 - 2017           

         
 Sept  Oct    Nov   Dec   Jan    Feb March   

 

April  

 

June  

 

READING SCHEDULE

September 6, 2016

A Blue Puttee at War  by Sydney Frost --- with guest 

     Edward Roberts, the editor

October 4, 2016  Alone Together   by Sherry Turkle 
November 1, 2016  It's a Glorious Country  by Florence Clothier
December 6, 2016

 Bound Feet   by Pang-Mei Chang

January 10, 2017 

 Foreign Correspondence   by Geraldine Brooks

February 7, 2017  Stranger than We Can Imagine  by John Higgs
March 2, 2017

 Survival in Auschwitz   by Primo Levi    and  

       Man's Search for Meaning   by Viktor Frankl

April 4, 2017  Danger Tree    by David McFarlane
May 2, 2017  Presentation of members' recommendations for 2016 - 2017
June 6, 2017  VOTING   and   Russian Tattoo  by Elena Gorokhova

 

BOOKS READ IN PREVIOUS YEARS (2003-2016)

By Author             By Title              By Year 

 

                                                       

 

 Christmas Party 

Time and Place

TBA

 

 

 

 Nonfiction Books:  2015 - 2016
 Nonfiction Books: 2014 - 2015
 Nonfiction Books: 2013 - 2014         
Thousand Farewells  Alex and me Klondike Bridge House
Nonfiction Books: 2012 - 2013

         

Nonfiction Books: 2011 - 2012

                     

 

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